BREAKING: Granite slabs crush worker to death on site

A MAN has been crushed to death in Brisbane's bayside after two granite slabs fell on top of him.

Paramedics are on scene at Shore St, Cleveland and are treating a man with arm and head injuries, the Courier-Mail reports.

Officers were unable to revive the man after he suffered critical injuries.

Worksafe Queensland confirmed a male worker had been fatally crushed at an address in Cleveland, with Workplace Health and Safety investigators on their way to the scene.

 

More to come.



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