Drill rig topples onto Melbourne home
A drill rig has fallen onto a home in Melbourne’s north-west this afternoon.
Images show the Caterpillar rig wedged in the roof of the Woodland Street residence in Strathmore, adjacent to what appears to be a construction site.
Two elderly occupants of the home, a man and woman, have escaped and are being assessed by paramedics, an Ambulance Victoria spokeswoman has told 9News.
It is unknown how the drill rig fell.
WorkCover has arrived at the scene, are are making inquiries.
More to come.