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Local farmer remembered after workplace accident in Raywood

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Local farmer James Cartwright is being remembered as a devoted and loving father and husband,and a dedicated CFA volunteer.

He died on a property in Raywood yesterday morning after his post hole driver gave way, causing the heavy equipment to come crashing down on top of him.

Emergency crews were called shortly before 10am yesterday, but Cartwright died at the scene a short time later.

WorkSafe are now investigating the incident, while police are preparing a report for the Coroner.

Image via Google Maps.