Name release – Buller River death

Name release – Buller River death

Tasman

Police can now release the name of the man who died while swimming in the Buller River, near Westport on Saturday.

He was 57-year-old Maxwell Verne MacDonald of Westport.

Police extend their sympathies to his family and friends.

The death has been referred to the Coroner.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre