Police are investigating the death of a 31-year-old man who fell down a bank in the Akatarawa ranges about 6:40pm on Sunday night.
Detective Senior-Sergeant Grant Ferguson said the man's body was found about 6:40pm near a stream at the bottom of a bank in the Karapoti area of the Akatarawas.
Police were awaiting results of an autopsy, Ferguson said.
- The Dominion Post
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