A man who died last weekend after the tractor he was driving rolled into a dam has now been confirmed as Victoria’s third workplace fatality of 2016.
The incident happened on January 9 at Kialla West, south of Shepparton.
It is believed the man was moving a bale of hay while travelling down a narrow dirt track when the tractor rolled. The man, 67, died at the scene.
WorkSafe is continuing to investigate the incident.
Public enquiries: Call the WorkSafe Advisory Service on 1800 136 089 between 8:30am and 5pm Monday to Friday, email firstname.lastname@example.org or write to Advisory Service, PO Box 4306, Melbourne, 3001.