Quad bike death near Nelson

Quad bike death near Nelson

Tasman

A female has died following a quad bike incident south of Wakefield, near Nelson.

Emergency services were first notified just after 1pm today of the incident on Eighty Eight Valley Road.

The Serious Crash Unit and WorkSafe has attended the scene.

A second female involved in the crash was airlifted to Nelson Hospital as a precaution, but was not badly injured.

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre