Fatal crash in North Otago

Fatal crash in North Otago

Southern

Emergency services have attended a fatal crash on a farm in the Dunback area of Waitaki.

At the request of Ambulance, Police were called to Stoneburn Rd at 4.22pm following a report of a vehicle rollover.

It was established a ute had crashed and that a 50-year-old man who was inside the vehicle was declared deceased at the scene.

A 21-year-old man, who was also in the vehicle, was flown by helicopter to Dunedin Hospital.

The Serious Crash Unit and WorkSafe have been advised.

ENDS

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