Sudden death investigation, Mitchelton

A 37-year-old Bridgeman Downs man has died following an incident at the Mitchelton Football Club yesterday afternoon.

Information from witnesses indicates the man was crushed by falling scaffolds shortly after midday on July 25 while watching a football game.

He was transported to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital and was pronounced deceased soon after arrival.

The Forensic Crash Unit is preparing a report for the Coroner and they urge anyone with footage of, or information about, this incident to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at or call 131 444.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at

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