Qld Worker Killed In Freak Accident
Police and workplace health and safety officers are investigating after a man was killed when his van ran over him after it was hit by a truck on the Sunshine Coast.
Police said the 58-year-old Buderim man was standing near his vehicle at a worksite of a new estate at Palmview when it was hit by another vehicle, causing it roll on top of him and trap him underneath.
Preliminary investigations suggest a stabilising arm from the truck collided with the van triggering the freak accident near Peter Crosby Way around 9.45am on Monday.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.