A man has been killed in a trench accident on a building site in Melbourne recently.
According to reports, emergency services were called to the site in the town of Wallan where they discovered the injured man. Despite attention from paramedics the man died at the scene.
It is believed he fell into the trench at the housing estate site when the trench collapsed around 2:50pm.
Rescuers attempted to rescue the man out of the trench but police confirmed the man died around 4pm.
The trench was 2 metres wide and 8-10 metres deep.