Man crushed by shipping container

Details of a horrific workplace accident in Melbourne have been revealed, with a forklift driver dying in the incident.

A forklift driver has been killed after being crushed by a shipping container while working in suburban Melbourne.

Emergency services were called to Fowler Rd in Dandenong South just after 6.45am on Monday following reports of the incident.

It’s believed shipping container fell on top of the man’s forklift at a removalist business.

A yet to be identified person died at the scene.

WorkSafe is investigating the incident.

Police are preparing a report for the coroner.


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