Man killed in quad bike incident northwest of Narrabri


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A man has died in a quad bike incident on the north-western slopes of the New England Region.

The man in his 50s died on Sunday morning.

Emergency services were called to a property, about 41km northwest of Narrabri, shortly before 11.30am following reports of a quad bike crash.

SafeWork NSW has been notified.

Quad bikes are one of the leading causes of death and serious injury on Australian farms.

Since 2001, more than 230 deaths have occurred involving quad bikes in Australia.

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