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Sudden death at the Mataikona River this afternoon

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Fuseworks Media
Fuseworks Media

Emergency services are currently at the scene of an incident at the Mataikona River mouth.

Police were called about 2pm after a group of whitebaiters were swept into the water by a large wave.

All people returned to the shore, however one person has sadly died following the incident due to a suspected medical event.

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