Body of missing Nelson man found in van in river

  • 19/07/2015
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The body of a missing Nelson man has been found in his van in a river.

Murray Teece, 73, was reported missing on Friday after he left his home but did not turn up for work.

Searchers found Mr Teece's van in Waimea River about 5pm yesterday and a body inside has been identified as that of Mr Teece.

The death is being referred to the coroner.

The van has been recovered.

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