A skydiver has died near Wanaka Airport this afternoon.
Emergency services are at the scene, which is across the road from the airport.
It is believed the skydiver hit a fence.
Civil Aviation Authority spokesman Mike Richards confirmed it had been notified of the death and would be investigating as soon as possible.
More to come.
- © Fairfax NZ News
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