An elderly man has been tragically killed after his tractor rolled in the Lake Macquarie region today.
It’s believed the 77-year-old man was conducting maintenance on his Mandalong Road property, when the tractor he was in rolled down an embankment around 12pm.
Emergency services rushed to the scene, approximately 26 kilometres south west of Toronto, though the man could not be revived.
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Officers from Lake Macquarie Police District will investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.
It is not being treated as suspicious.
A report will be prepared for the coroner.