Fears man killed in Perth is from County Derry


There are fears that one of the men killed in a workplace accident in East Perth today is from County Derry.

Two men were killed in a workplace accident in Perth this morning, when a concrete panel fell on them at a building site.

It’s believed the other man is from County Tyrone.

The accident happened on a Jaxon apartment building site near the corner of Bennett and Goderich Streets this morning.

Police at the site told the ABC that the two workers suffered fatal injuries when a construction slab fell on them.

The men who are believd to be in their 20s have not been formally identified but it’s understood they were both on work visas.

No further details are available.