Wednesday 06 December 2017

One dead, one seriously injured at Leitchville

One man has died and another has sustained life threatening injuries in a workplace incident at Leitchville near Echuca.

 It is believed the men were loading heavy equipment into a shipping container at a decommissioned milk processing plant when the incident occurred about 11am.

WorkSafe investigators are at the scene.

Further Information

WorkSafe media enquiries: Peter Flaherty: 0478 881 663, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Kathleen O'Dwyer: 0435 409 975, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Public enquiries: Call the WorkSafe Advisory Service on 1800 136 089 between 8:30am and 5pm Monday to Friday, email info@worksafe.vic.gov.au or write to Advisory Service, PO Box 4306, Melbourne, 3001.