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NZ Police Alert: Mt. Cook Climber's Name Out 2 Jan


10:15 1-01-2008 Canterbury

NZ Police Alert: Mt. Cook Climber's name will not be released until about midday on the 2 January 2008

Location of incident: Mt Cook
Incident Type: Climbing Accident

The name of the 54 year old Wanaka climber who died on Mt Cook today, will not be released until about midday on the 2 January 2008 as several close members of the family have yet to be informed.

Issued By: Inspector Alan Weston

This is an initial incident report. Please keep in mind that as more information is gathered by Police at the scene specific details may change.

SEE EARLIER REPORT

ENDS

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