Man dies in River near Kaitaia after having difficulties

Man dies in River near Kaitaia after having difficulties

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Police reports file that a man had died in the Awanui River near Kaitaia on the morning of January 24.

Emergency services were called to the scene at around 10:40 am.

The man, unfortunately, was located deceased in the river shortly after 11 am.

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He was in his 50s. No further details were given.

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The death will be referred to the Coroner.

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