Worker killed after wall collapses on him in WA

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A worker has been killed after a wall collapsed on him at a building site in the fire-ravaged WA town of Yarloop on Monday.

The 19-year-old man was working at the site about 4.00pm when he was crushed to death.

WorkSafe WA is investigating the incident.

Nine construction workers have been killed at work since the beginning of this year, according to Safe Work Australia figures.

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