Police believe a man has been crushed to death after he was trapped by stone sheets inside a shipping container in the Melbourne suburb of Campbellfield.
Victoria Police said the man was inside the shipping container at a business in Campbellfield about 10am on Thursday, when the stone sheets shifted and trapped him underneath.
“Emergency services attempted to free the yet-to-be-identified man who died at the scene,” police said in a statement.
Firefighters have been coordinating efforts to free the man’s body from the container.
A second man was taken to hospital for observation.
WorkSafe Victoria inspectors have arrived at the scene and police will prepare a report for the coroner.
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