One person dead after avalanche on Mt Cook

Author
Newstalk ZB ,
Section
National,
Publish Date
Thursday, 29 November 2018, 8:03PM
Police are on the scene., (Photo / Getty)
Police are on the scene., (Photo / Getty)

Another avalanche tragedy in the Southern Alps

A tramper is dead after an avalanche on Mount Cook.

Police say the avalanche involved three trampers around 1.30 this afternoon.

A second person has minor injuries, and was treated in Twizel, while the third escaped uninjured.

Police are still at the scene.

More to come

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