Friday 06 February 2015

Farmer dies in Tallandoon

A farmer in his 60s has died on a farm at Tallandoon this afternoon, after falling from a quad bike.

 

WorkSafe Victoria has been told the man was rounding up cattle shortly after 1pm when the quad bike he was riding overturned.

The man died at the scene.

WorkSafe is investigating.

Further Information

WorkSafe media enquiries: Peter Flaherty: 0478 881 663, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Kate Fawcett: 0478 305 640, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Public enquiries: Call the WorkSafe Advisory Service on 1800 136 089 between 8:30am and 5pm Monday to Friday, email info@worksafe.vic.gov.au or write to Advisory Service, PO Box 4306, Melbourne, 3001.