Person dies in farm accident near Ashburton

12:44 pm on 16 April 2024
Police tape cording off the property at Taharoa.

File photo. Photo: RNZ / Cole Eastham-Farrelly

A person has died following a workplace accident on a mid-Canterbury farm on Tuesday morning.

Emergency services were called to Singletree Road in Newland, near Ashburton about 10.10am.

WorkSafe has been alerted.