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Man killed after falling six metres

Thursday, 07 February, 2019

Man killed after falling six metres

A man has been killed after a six-metre fall at a business in Mordialloc.

It is believed the man in his 60s was cleaning a refrigeration unit when he fell at approximately 2 pm on Friday, 1 February.

WorkSafe Victoria is investigating.

The fatality brings the number of workplace deaths this year to five, compared to three at the same time last year.

Image credit: ©angelo.gi/Dollar Photo Club

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