UPDATE: Man killed in chimney collapse

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A man was killed after a chimney collapsed at a house in Batley.

Firefighters from Dewsbury, Batley and Cleckheaton were called to Thorncliffe Estate in Staincliffe at around 2.20pm yesterday (Thursday).

Police said a 23-year-old male had sustained fatal injuries.

Thorncliffe Estate had been closed in both directions and structural engineers were also called to the scene.

Police said enquiries are ongoing.