Search under way in Rangitikei River
"Search under way in Rangitikei River"
A search is under
way in the Rangitikei River this evening for a teenage boy
Police were notified of the missing boy
He had last been seen in the river around
45 minutes earlier, near the bridge where State Highway 1
crosses the river.
Police and family members are
searching for the boy, with the assistance of a local jet
boater and the rescue helicopter.
At this stage it
is anticipated that the search will continue until it gets
dark and resume at first light.
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