One dead in Opotiki machinery accident

  • 17/02/2016
One dead in Opotiki machinery accident

A man has been killed in a heavy machinery accident in the Bay of Plenty.

Emergency services are currently at the scene of an accident at a forestry road in Opotiki, where a man in his 50s died following a workplace accident, a police spokesman said.

He said the man had died at the scene.

Worksafe has been informed about the death.

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