dennis squires lost-any info?

hello,
my dear friend dennis squires is reported missing, the us embassy has called hi mother here in ny. his last emain, several days ago said he was off to paddle Nevis Bluff. does anyone have any info of what happened or what the search team is doing?
i graetly appreciate any help,
thank you,
vincent bilotta

diego.sylvia's picture

hi vincent,

we've found the following article about denis' accident on the local newspaper "the press":

http://www.stuff.co.nz/3929491a19757.html

We knew dennis, having paddled a few times toghether a month ago and are very sorry about what happened.

sylvia and diego

Glenn's picture

Dennis Squires is missing, presumed drowned, on the Waikaia River in the southern part of the South Island of New Zealand. A search for him is continuing.

Little is known about the accident at this stage; an investigation is also underway to try and determine the cause of the accident.

The NZRCA extends its condolences to Mr Squire's family and friends.