2020 Curragh

12/01/2020 - Curragh - Crush Injury / Tyre

Donald Rabbitt, 33, was a contractor at Curragh Coal Mine near Blackwater and is understood to have been working in the maintenance department when he became trapped under a piece of heavy machinery.

Mr Rabbitt suffered critical injuries in the incident about 4.20pm Sunday.

He died at the scene.

The tyre fitter, from Goondiwindi in the state's southwest, is understood to have been a tyre fitter onsite.

This accident claimed the life of Donald Rabbitt