Forestry worker dies in incident in Pohangina

Forestry worker dies in incident in Pohangina

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Police received a report at around 10:40am that a tree had fallen on a forestry worker operating on Ridge Road, Pohangina, Manawatu.

A helicopter responded but unfortunately the man died at the scene.

Worksafe will be investigating and the death will be referred to the Coroner.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre