Man killed in workplace accident at Leitchville

One man has died and another suffered non life-threatening injuries after machinery fell on them during a workplace incident at Leitchville, about 50 kilometres northwest of Echuca.

It is believed the men were loading heavy equipment into a shipping container at a decommissioned milk processing plant when the incident occurred about 11am.

Emergency services were called to the site on Hamilton Street near Queen Mary Avenue late Wednesday morning.

Victoria police said a 59-year-old Kialla man, died at the scene, while the second man was taken to hospital. 

WorkSafe investigators and Victoria police are at the scene.

Police will prepare a report for the coroner.