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Vic farmworker killed in baler incident

Dec 16th 2021

Vic farmworker killed in baler incident

A farm worker has died after becoming trapped in a hay baler on Tuesday evening.

According to WorkSafe Victoria, the 47-year-old man's arm was caught and dragged into the machine at about 3:45pm.

An investigation into the cause of the incident is currently underway, WorkSafe said on Wednesday.

The death brings Victoria's workplace fatality toll to 62 for this year.

The source can be found here.

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