Body recovered from Glacier

Body recovered from Glacier

Tasman

Recovery of William Donald MacQueen

At about 5.00pm on Wednesday 13th August 2003 the Mount Cook Alpine Rescue Team recovered the body of Mr MacQUEEN for the crevasse on the Cleve Glacier.

He was flown to Fox Glacier Township where he will be transported to Christchurch for a post mortem examination tomorrow.

This matter has now been referred to the Greymouth Coroner.