Woman killed in quad-bike crash near Timaru named

Police have released the name of the woman killed in a quad-bike accident near Timaru last week.

Police said Stacey Maree Rodgers (41), of Waimate, died in the workplace accident in Maungati on September 25.

Police were called to the property in Hamiltons Rd, about 35km inland from Timaru, at 11.55am.

A statement to Stuff from Dairy Holdings Ltd confirmed the death occurred on one of its properties located near Timaru.

The death has been referred to the Coroner and WorkSafe.

"As we are investigating we are unable to provide any further information,'' WorkSafe said in a media release.