Police were notified around 8:15pm yesterday that a man understood to be
working in a forestry block near Dannevirke had not returned home.
Police attended the scene and co-ordinated a search.
The landowner has assisted in the search, and has located the man deceased
down a bank.
The man’s body was recovered this morning with the assistance of Fire and
Emergency NZ and Land Search and Rescue.
WorkSafe has been advised.