WorkSafe is investigating a fatality at a farm in the Timaru area.
WorkSafe understands the incident involved a quad bike and happened on Wednesday afternoon.
"As we are investigating we are unable to provide any further information," WorkSafe said in a media release.
Emergency services were called to the scene of a workplace incident involving a quad bike in Waimate.
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Police were notified of the incident at about 11.55am.
"One person has died following the incident," police said in a statement.
"The death has been referred to the Coroner and WorkSafe."
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