A person has been killed in a farm accident in North Canterbury.
The accident happened on a property near Waikari about 11.20am today.
Emergency services rushed to the crash site, but the person had died at the scene.
A police spokesman said initial reports suggested the person had been trapped under a grader, but the type of vehicle involved had not yet confirmed.
Police had yet to speak to the person's family.
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