Workplace accident: Man seriously injured after being pinned by rubbish truck

  • 15/06/2017
A man was working when he was pinned to a tree.
A man was working when he was pinned to a tree. Photo credit: Newshub

A man is in critical condition after becoming trapped between a rubbish truck and a tree while working in Golflands, Auckland.

Emergency services were called to the scene near Botany Downs just before 11:30am on Thursday and the man's been taken to Middlemore Hospital.

A section of Golfland Drive has been cordoned off, and WorkSafe are investigating.

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