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Kialla man dies in Leitchville industrial accident

December 06, 2017

A 59-year-old man has been crushed to death and another is fighting for life after machinery fell on the pair while trying to load equipment at a former Victorian milk processing plant.

The men are believed to have been loading heavy equipment into a shipping container when the accident happened about 11am on Wednesday at Leitchville, near Echuca.

"It is believed machinery fell on two men at the site," a Victoria Police statement said.

The man from Kialla died at the scene.

WorkSafe Victoria is investigating.

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