Man dies after becoming trapped under ride-on lawn mower in Waipu

A man has died after becoming trapped under a ride-on lawnmower in the Northland town of Waipu.

Police told 1 NEWS they were called to a private address on Waipu Caves Estate Dr after reports someone was trapped under a ride-on lawnmower.

They were called around 8pm this evening.

Police confirmed a man died in the incident.

St John also attended the scene.


St John ambulance.
St John ambulance. Source: Supplied