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Hunter missing in Fiordland

"Hunter missing in Fiordland"

A search and rescue operation is underway in Fiordland National Park after a 69-year-old man was reported missing this morning.

Police were called at 10.42am by a man who said he had become separated from his hunting partner, and had not seen him since yesterday morning.

The missing man is an experienced hunter.

Three two-person search and rescue teams have arrived on scene.

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