Police probe Newham accident

POLICE are continuing to investigate the death of a man at a work site at Newham on Wednesday. 

Police confirmed the man, 43, was from the Melbourne suburb of Kensington. 

Macedon Ranges Crime Investigation Unit Detective Sergeant Steve Cole said the man was one of five contractors working at a roadworks site. 

He said a truck driver, also working at the site, had reversed into the man, who died on the scene. 

He said a number of witnesses were assisting police with the investigation and no charges had been laid. 

The accident happened at a Macedon Ranges Shire Council worksite at Three Chain Road and Dons Road about 7am. 

Work Safe are also investigating. 

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