News article published

Thursday 22 Mar 2018

Industries and topics
  • Construction
  • Excavating and trenching

It is believed the men were in a sewer trench which was approximately 3.2 metres deep when the incident occurred about 11am.

The injured worker was airlifted to Melbourne.

WorkSafe is investigating the incident.

The fatality brings the number of confirmed workplace deaths to 6 for 2018, the same as this time last year.