An aerial view of the Whakaari, also known as White Island volcano, on December 12. Photo: Reuters

New Zealand volcano: deaths rise as plans made to retrieve bodies from White Island

  • The official death toll has risen to eight, with another eight presumed dead on White Island and over 20 in intensive care
  • Authorities say there is a 50 to 60 per cent chance of another eruption, but plans are being made to retrieve the remaining bodies on Friday
Topic |   New Zealand

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An aerial view of the Whakaari, also known as White Island volcano, on December 12. Photo: Reuters
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