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Bush trackers find body; second man still missing

Extract from Australian Broadcasting Corporation - ABC Online, on 19 Nov 2002

Aboriginal trackers have discovered the body of one of two men missing in
Western Australia's rugged north-west Pilbara region for nearly a

One man is still missing, feared dead.

The pair aged 64 and 43 had not been seen since they stopped at a remote
mine site about 100km from Marble Bar for mechanical assistance and water
11 days ago.

A body was discovered about 7km from the men's vehicle, which was located
by aerial searchers on Wednesday.

Sergeant Dave Hornsby says police will return to the area in the hope of
finding the second man alive but there is little hope as both men would
have run out of water more than a week ago.



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