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TRACTOR FARM ACCIDENT RESULTS IN DEATH OF A FARMER IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Emergency vehicles at the scene of the fatal tractor accident in Ballajura. Photo: Seven News A man has died in a tractor accident in Ballajura. It’s understood the 69-year-old man was crushed by the vehicle. Police say the tractor either flipped or rolled on top of him. The accident happened on Lakefarm Retreat. Nine News […]

September 13th, 2014
Topic: ACCIDENTS, MACHINERY EQUIPMENT Tags: , , ,

TRYING TO SAVE A CAR SMASH VICTIM COST A YOUNG GOOD SAMARITAN HIS LIFE

GOOD SAMARITAN DIES FROM ELECTROCUTION IN CAR SMASH A small town in northern NSW is in mourning over a dual tragedy – the electrocution of a young man who went to the aid of a teenager who’d crashed her car into a power pole. The 19-year-old local woman is believed to have died after her […]

January 16th, 2012
Topic: ACCIDENTS, DEATHS GRIEF MOURNING, RESCUES SES SERVICES Tags: , , , ,

REPORTERS NOT EXPECTED TO BE FOUND ALIVE AT LAKE EYRE CRASH

REPORTERS DIE IN AIR CRASH AT LAKE EYRE Police are not expecting to find any survivors from the helicopter crash that likely killed a three-man ABC news crew in a remote location over Lake Eyre in South Australia overnight. Reporter Paul Lockyer, cameraman John Bean and pilot Gary Ticehurst had been working on a third […]

August 20th, 2011
Topic: ACCIDENTS, DEATHS GRIEF MOURNING, PEOPLE Tags: , , , , ,