4 Mar 2015

Farmer death at Port Waikato

2:05 pm on 4 March 2015

A farmer has been found dead under a digger at Port Waikato.

Emergency services were called just after 8am this morning to an area off Klondyke Road.

The police said a body was found under a digger but it was not known when the accident happened.

The death was initially reported as a forestry accident, but WorkSafe said the incident happened on a farm.

The police and WorkSafe are investigating.