Woman named in fatal accident
The woman killed in a farm accident yesterday has been named.
Shirley Ann Soppet, 64, died on a private farm on Findlay Road in Maramarua after the John Deere all-terrain vehicle she was in toppled down a bank.
The Waikato Serious Crash Unit are investigating the cause of a fatal crash that occured about 12.40pm on behalf of the coroner.
The Labour Department is also investigating.
Police said in a statement that it is not known how many people were in the vehicle at the time of the crash, however, ambulance staff treated a second person at the scene.