Man killed by 300kg ramp in Te Kuiti workplace

Emergency service were called to the scene around midday.
Emergency service were called to the scene around midday. Photo credit: Getty

Worksafe is investigating after a man was killed in a workplace accident in the King Country.

Police said emergency services were called to the incident on Waitete Road in Te Kuiti around midday where a man had died.

Worksafe said the man was fatally injured by a falling 300kg ramp.

Police said the death had been referred to the coroner.

More to come.

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