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Man killed after excavator reversed over him

Friday, November 25, 2011

Worksafe is investigating the death of a 72 year-old man in Innaloo this afternoon.

The man was run over by an excavator that was reversing out of parkland near the Morris Road shopping centre.

The man is understood to have been working at a nearby community recreation centre but was not involved in the work being carried out by the excavator.

Inspectors from the safety watchdog have interviewed witnesses and will prepare a report for the coroner.

First posted November 25, 2011 18:25:10 by ABC News

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