One person has died in a workplace accident near Harihari on the West Coast.
Sergeant Paul Watson, of Greymouth police, said emergency services were on their way.
The death occurred in a remote area off Oneone Rd, near the Poerua River, he said.
“There’s been a workplace accident. It will be treated as a sudden death. WorkSafe will attend. I don’t have any more details at this stage,” he said.