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Who is Lleyton Bartlett? (Award-winning apprentice, 25, and young mechanic, 22, are mowed down and killed while repairing a broken bus)Wiki, Bio, Age, Instagram, Twitter & Quick Facts

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Who is Lleyton Bartlett?

Lleyton Bartlett, 22, and his colleague Aaron Pitt, 25, were dispatched by the Queensland bus service company CDC to fix a TransLink bus on Nambour Connection Road in Woombye, Sunshine Coast, around 3:30 p.m. m. from Thursday.

They were tragically struck by a passing sedan while working on the vehicle.Paramedics took the couple to Sunshine Coast University Hospital in critical condition, but were unable to save them.

Lleyton Bartlett with his girlfriend Paige

Lleyton Bartlett with his girlfriend Paige. Bartlett tragically died on Thursday

Pitt joined CDC Queensland last year and was named Apprentice of the Year last week.

“Aaron joined the team in January 2021 as a middle-aged trainee and is described as an ‘absolute gentleman until he removes a screw,'” the company wrote in a Facebook post.

Friends remembered the 25-year-old on social media, with one writing: ‘Too soon. RIP bro.

CDC’s regional CEO in Australia said the entire company was “deeply saddened” by the loss of both young men.

Statement

Paramedics tried to save the two young mechanics, but they tragically died with life-threatening injuries.

“These young employees were highly respected members of the CDC team,” Tony Hopkins said in a statement.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with their families at this terrible time.”

The Office of Industrial Relations confirmed in a statement that they were investigating the circumstances surrounding the fatal accident.

Killed

Lleyton Bartlett, who was killed in a car accident with a friend on Thursday afternoon

Family and friends also sent condolences to him.

‘I’m so sorry, I can’t even begin to imagine what you must be going through right now. Devastated for all of you and keep you in my thoughts x’, wrote a friend.

Another said: ‘Woke up this morning to this news… absolutely shocked!’

‘Words cannot express this news. With oceans and oceans of love and support at this sad time. What a beautiful young man.

His girlfriend Paige also wrote a tribute on social media.

‘You, my love. I love you. I rest this. I’ll see you soon xoxo chook’, he wrote.

Investigation

“We can confirm that Workplace Health and Safety Queensland is investigating alongside the Queensland Police Service, so no further comment is possible at this stage,” a spokeswoman said.

Mr. Bartlett’s heartbroken mother, Lisa, shared a tribute to her son on Friday.

‘Rest in peace, my son,’ she said on social media. ‘Until we meet again. We will have you in our hearts until we can have you in heaven.

‘With all our love, Mom, Dad and Jai Bartlett.’

“The accident is being investigated by the police and TransLink will assist the police with their investigation in any way we can.”

Shane Kropp of the Queensland Ambulance Service told Seven News the crash scene was “chaotic” and the men had “life-threatening injuries”.

“The condition of the patients was what we call multisystem trauma,” he said.

Advanced care and critical care paramedics were on board and treated them accordingly.

Two northwestbound lanes were closed immediately after the accident. They were reopened at 6:30 pm on Thursday night.

The 43-year-old woman who was driving the car is assisting police with investigations.

She was not injured in the crash.

“The Forensic Accident and Occupational Health and Safety Unit are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident,” Queensland Police said in a statement.

Anyone with information or dashcam footage is urged to contact law enforcement.

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