Name release

Name release



The man who died after being struck by a log during a logging operation in the Te Wera Forest yesterday (26 March, 2015) has now been identified.

He was James Stuart Oxenham, aged 72, of Urenui.

Police and WorkSafe NZ investigations into the incident are ongoing.


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