Illawarra Newsroom

Illawarra Construction Site Incident

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The Mercury is reporting emergency services were called to a building site on Flagstaff Road at around a quarter to 1 today, the man in his 60's was injured when a timber frame fell and landed on him. He was stabilised at the scene, before being taken to hospital.

The site is being stabalised by police rescue, fire and rescue crews, and the electrical authority. 

 

IMAGE By National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) from USA (LeBlanc Construction Photos 2012) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons