BlueScope Port Kembla contractor’s leg crushed

A contractor at BlueScope Steel’s coke making plant’s pit was crane lifted out after a broken leg on Monday night.

The Illawarra Mercury reports that ambulances were called at 10:55 pm, with the man then retrieved by an onsite crane by the Wollongong State Emergency Services, Illawarra Police Rescue Squad, and Fire and Rescue NSW.

He is believed to have his leg crushed and broken by a large piece of steel.

WorkCover is investigating the incident.


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