Tractor accident victim named

Last updated 13:00 17/12/2013

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Police have named two West Coast men who died in separate accidents on Saturday.

Stephen James Milliken, 65, was killed in a tractor accident on private property near Little Wanganui, south of Karamea. 

The Nelson-Marlborough Rescue Helicopter was called to the accident site about 10.50am on Saturday, but Milliken died at the scene. 

Seddonville man Johan Christian Josef Hubert also died on Saturday while operating a bench saw. 

Both deaths have been referred to the coroner.

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