Man dead on fishing vessel

Last updated 22:47 05/05/2014

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An Indonesian national has died on board a foreign fishing vessel, possibly in a work accident.

The vessel was heading to Bluff to meet authorities, and is expected to arrive in two days, a police communications spokeswoman said.

The name of the fishing boat was unknown at this time, the spokeswoman. 

No further details were available.

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