Serious injuries in Invercargill workplace incident

One person has been seriously injured in a workplace incident in Invercargill's CBD.

A police spokeswoman confirmed a person was taken to hospital after sustaining serious injuries in a workplace incident on Esk St about 1.30pm.

Worksafe had been notified and enquiries were ongoing to establish the circumstances.

A St John spokesman said the person was taken to Southland Hospital.


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