A person died in a remote forestry area in Gisborne this afternoon.
Source: 1 NEWS
Police say emergency services were called shortly after 2.30pm to a forestry area in Tauwhareparae.
Despite the efforts of emergency services personnel the man died at the scene, police said in the statement.
The statement described it as a "sudden death" and said police and WorkSafe are making inquiries to determine the circumstances surrounding the death.