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Worker Killed in Crane Accident

Worker Killed in Crane Accident

Australia – A construction worker died while he and his colleagues were transporting some concrete jersey barriers, at Darlington road upgrade.

The accident happened on Tuesday at about 9:25 p.m, when inexplicably, worker got trapped under the crane.

Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) state secretary Aaron Cartledge said: “The worker was between those concrete barriers and the front of the crane and somehow in that process he’s ended up going underneath the crane.

Identity of the 35-year-old construction worker has not been released pending notification of next of kin.

He was pronounced dead at the scene, according to authorities.


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John C. Merlino, ESQ.

John C. Merlino, ESQ.

John C. Merlino is a zealous legal voice for injured construction workers. A senior managing member of the firm, Mr. Merlino was born and raised in Brooklyn, to immigrant parents. Mr. Merlino learned the importance of educating our clients of their rights and being a strong-compassionate advocate. Mr. Merlino, along with his mentor William Schwitzer, are among the most respected Construction Site Accident Lawyers in the State of New York.