Tragedy has struck a construction site on the Gold Coast, claiming the life a young worker.
The young man was recently killed while at work on a construction site at Yatala on the Gold Coast, a cherry picker was involved.
According to emergency services, the 22 year old worker died on the scene while operating the cherrypicker.
It is believed a steel industrial shed was being constructed on the site where the man was employed as a subcontractor.
The incident is being investigated by Workplace Health and Safety Queensland.