9 Jan 2020

One dead after tree falls on person at Gisborne forestry block

4:47 pm on 9 January 2020

Police have been called out to a forestry block where a falling tree has killed a person in Gisborne.

Emergency services were told about the accident in the Raukumara area just before 12.30pm.

WorkSafe has been notified and has confirmed that one person is dead.