A man is dead and an injured woman has been flown to Orange Hospital after a workplace incident on a property in Cathundral, west of Dubbo.
About 4.30pm on Thursday, emergency services were called to a property on Thornton Road at Cathundral, 112 kilometres west of Dubbo, after reports a man and woman were unconscious in a water tank storing fertiliser.
Police have been told a woman entered the tank to assist a man, when she collapsed soon after entering.
The woman was treated at the scene by paramedics and taken to Trangie Hospital where she was airlifted to Orange Hospital for further treatment.
A report will be prepared for the coroner.
Source: Central Western Daily