Six-year-old dead after quad bike accident

By Ben Irwin

A six-year-old is dead following a quad bike accident near Invercargill this evening.

Police say the child was riding the bike at the time of the incident, which occurred on a farm property at Lorneville at 6pm.

Police, ambulance and fire were called to the scene.

Victim support is providing assistance to the family.

No further details are available.

- NZ Herald

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