WA: Man’s leg lopped off by machinery

Reported by Julia | 04 Sep, 2010

A worker’s leg has been amputated in a workplace accident in Kununurra yesterday. The incident occurred at a construction site around 9.30am, when the worker became entangled in a post hole digger – a machine used to dig holes in tough ground. The man was taken by air to Darwin for medical treatment. Police, ambulance …