Man crushed to death by “scissor lift device” in horror workplace accident

A MAN has died after being crushed to death in a horror workplace accident at Ipswich, west of Brisbane.

The man in his 60s was reportedly crushed by a scissor lift at a business in Carole Park on Saturday morning.

Paramedics were called to the Cobalt Street warehouse around 1.20am, but it was too late.


The man, who’d suffered severe cranial crush injuries, was found deceased on arrival.

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland is investigating and has an investigator, an engineer and an inspector on site, examining the scene of the horrific accident.