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Date Posted07/09/2018

Construction Worker Dies after Trench Accident near Melbourne

Another construction accident has taken place, this time on a Melbourne construction site.

A worker has been killed in a trench accident at a housing estate building site.

It is believed the man fell into the 2×8/10 metre trench. Emergency crews attempted to retrieve the man from the trench but he died about an hour later.

This incident should be a warning to workers and employers about the risks involved with work in or around trenches.

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Read more at: https://www.gladstoneobserver.com.au/news/worker-dies-in-trench-accident-on-melbourne-buildi/3495189/

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