A man has died after an accident at IKEA.1kiaJavier Quinones said on behalf of IKEA: “We are very saddened to confirm that this morning, 19th October, a contractor died in an incident on our site in Reading.

“The safety and security of everyone on our premises is always our highest priority and we are now supporting the Thames Valley Police with their investigation.

“The store will remain closed this morning. Our thoughts are with the individual’s family at this time.”