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Incident Type: Man lost overboard

NZ Police CommCens Alert

12-06-2006 Wellington

Location of incident: Wellington Harbour

Incident Type: Man lost overboard

Emergency Services are searching for man lost aboard the Tanker Formosa in the middle of Wellington Harbour. The Tanker was proceeding out of the Harbour at about 4,15pm when the alarm was raised. The weather conditions are very poor with 4 metre swells.Two Helicopters, two police boats and coastguard are currently searching

Issued by: Inspector Michael Coleman

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