Horror when a worker dies in a shocking factory accident after parts of a machine are taken into the air
- A 47-year-old man has died after being hit in the head by a machine
- The man died after being hit by a rubber extruder attachment
- His death in a factory in Dandenong South is the 19th anniversary of his death in the workplace this year
A worker has died after a machine hit him at a factory in the far south east of Melbourne.
The 47-year-old was working at the Dandenong South plant when he was hit by a rubber extruder attachment.
He sustained a head injury and later died.
WorkSafe Victoria is investigating the death, the 19th workplace fatal accident this year.
The 47-year-old was working at the Dandenong South factory when he was hit by a rubber extruder attachment (stock image)