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30 Jun 2022 8:09
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  •   Home > News > Sports > Swimming

    A 28-year-old man has died while swimming in the Waikato's Waingaro River

    A 28-year-old man has died while swimming in the Waikato's Waingaro River


    Emergency services were told of a swimmer missing in the river, west of Ngaruawahia, just before 2pm.

    A jetski was sent in to search, and the man was found.

    However despite efforts to resuscitate him, he died at the scene.

    © 2022 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

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