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Tuesday 18 July 2017 | Written by Chris Taylor | Published in Local

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Help a call away for lost teen
The Mason family from Rolleston, in New Zealand's South Island. Pictured from left are Sonya, Samuel, John and Sian. 17071709

While most parents want their teenagers to get off their smart phones and get outdoors, the parents of a teenage boy who became lost on the cross island trek on Sunday are thankful their son had his cell phone in his pocket.

While most parents want their teenagers to get off their smart phones and get outdoors, the parents of a teenage boy who became lost on the cross island trek on Sunday are thankful their son had his cell phone in his pocket.


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