Worker killed, another seriously injured at Leitchville factory

One worker has been killed and another is fighting for his life in hospital following an industrial incident at Leitchville near Echuca.

Worksafe Victoria said the men were loading heavy equipment into a shipping container at a decommissioned milk processing plant when the incident happened on Wednesday.

Emergency services were called to the scene around 11:00am.

WorkSafe Victoria is investigating the incident.