Canterbury worker killed in driveway named

Police have named a man who died after being struck by a vehicle rolling down a driveway in Canterbury.

He was Bradley James Walker (53), known as Trev, from Akaroa.

Police said Mr Walker was struck by the unoccupied vehicle and trailer while carrying out gardening work in Bayview Crescent, Duvauchelle, Banks Peninsula, on Tuesday afternoon.

"Medical assistance was provided by members of the public, however, the man died at the scene."

The death will be referred to the Coroner and WorkSafe.

 

suv-updated-banner_0.jpg

 

 

Advertisement

postanote_header_620_x_80.png

postanote_620_x_25.jpg

Local trusted journalism matters - now more than ever

As the Covid-19 pandemic brings the world into uncharted waters, Star Media journalists and photographers continue to report local stories that matter everyday - yours.

For more than 152 years our journalists have provided Cantabrians with local news that can be trusted. It’s more important now than ever to keep Cantabrians connected.

As our advertising has fallen during the pandemic, support from you our reader is crucial.

You can help us continue to provide local news you can trust simply by becoming a supporter.

Become a Supporter