Death following forklift accident
88 Cameron Street,
Monday February 10,
Police and Worksafe New Zealand are
investigating the death of a man after a forklift rolled in
The accident occurred about 10.45am today. The
24-year-old man, who was driving the forklift, died at the
The matter has been referred to the
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