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Fatal workplace accident on solar farm near Wellington

July 12, 2023

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By Peter Holmes

A man has died following a workplace accident near Wellington today.

"Just before 10am (Wednesday July 12, 2023), emergency services were called to a solar farm on Goolma Road, Wuuluman, following reports a worker had collapsed," NSW Police said.

"NSW Ambulance paramedics treated a 41-year-old man at the scene, however he could not be revived."

Officers from Orana Mid Western Police District attended and established a crime scene. It will be examined by specialist police and a report will be prepared for the information of the coroner.

Safe Work NSW has been notified.

As inquiries continue, anyone with information is urged to call police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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