A 36-year-old man has died following a work place accident at Drillham South yesterday.
A 36-year-old man has died following a work place accident at Drillham South yesterday. Tony Martin

Man dies after tragic workplace accident

UPDATE: QUEENSLAND Police Service has confirmed that a 36-year-old man has died following a workplace accident at Drillham South yesterday.

The man is reported to have died at the scene after falling from a significant height.

Workplace and Health and Safety inspectors are investigating the incident.  

 

EARLIER: EMERGENCY services are responding to a workplace incident at Drillham South where a man is believed to have fallen from a significant height.

Queensland Ambulance Services received a call at 1.30pm following the accident.

It is reported QAS has assessed a male patient and he has sustained critical injuries.

Queensland Police Services were called to the scene at 1.40pm and are reported not to be investigating the incident as it is now in the hands of Workplace Safety.


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