Person missing in South Island's Hopkins Valley found

Hopkins Valley.
Hopkins Valley. Photo credit: Google

A person missing in the South Island's Hopkins Valley has been located.

Police said the person had planned to return several days ago and was only meant to stay one night.

A police spokesperson confirmed on Wednesday afternoon the person had been found.

This article was amended because police originally said the search was taking place in Mt Aspiring National Park. The search was fact is taking place in Hopkins Valley.