Death in South Hedland workers’ camp thought to be suicide

A 37 year-old man has been found dead in his room at the Gateway Village in South Hedland.

The discovery was made by cleaners prior to sunrise on Saturday morning.

St John Ambulance were notified but could not resuscitate the man.

Police have said they believe the man had committed suicide, as it appeared to be a hanging incident.

If you feel like you're having problems with depression or coping at work, or if you think someone you know is contemplating suicide, please call Lifeline on 13 11 14, or the Suicide Call Back Line on 1300 659 467.

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