Airport row over who was taking passenger home

Last updated 10:15 17/06/2013

Relevant offers

Travel Troubles

Woman saved after falling from cruise ship into Pacific Ocean Cafe charges tourists for electricity, owner says it's not an internet cafe 'Unfair' Kaiteriteri Motor Camp rules bring end to 23-year family tradition American tourist left with nothing after van burglary in Nelson Lower Hutt man films moment of shark encounter American Eagle jet hits deer on take- off, returns to airport Evacuation at Auckland International Airport due to fire alarm Air NZ flight from Christchurch to Rotorua diverted to Wellington due to medical emergency Tourists are still trying to drive to Kaikoura from the north Cassie De Pecol says online bullying drove her to the edge after breaking world record

Police were called to an incident at Invercargill airport on Saturday night.

Acting Senior Sergeant Wing-wah Ng said an elderly passenger was returning after a cruise ship holiday. A family member and close friend were disputing who the passenger would go home with and the elderly person fell to the ground but was not hurt, he said.

The elderly traveller agreed to go home with family and would then see the close friend the next day.

Ad Feedback

- The Southland Times

Comments

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content