Man dead in glass factory accident in Heidelberg West

Herald Sun
September 9, 2009
COMMERCIAL, RETAIL, AUTO, FABRICATION

A man was crushed to death in a tragic accident at his family glass business tonight.

The 49-year-old was working alone in the company factory of GW Glass [Australia] when he tried to move large storages of glass at about 9.20 p.m.

The small, family-run company has machinery to move glass, however somehow the man became caught between two piles that fell in a domino effect and crushed him, according to a Sept. 9 Herald Sun report.

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