Man killed in horrific workplace accident near Victoria-NSW border

A man has died after he was crushed between two steel staircases at a worksite near the Victoria-NSW border.

The fatal incident happened at a structural steel fabrication business in Wodonga, Victoria, around 7.15am on Thursday.

It’s understood workers were using a crane to stack steel when the tragedy occurred.


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The unstable structure made it difficult for emergency services to reach the man.

As a result, the man, believed to be aged in his early 30s, died at the scene.

Worksafe Victoria is investigating.