Final Image of One Woman Stranded on a Rock and Seconds Later Washed Away in the Flood
Rachael Louise De Jong, 21, drowned after being swept away by raging river.
A 21-year-old woman has drowned after floodgates were opened, sending water surging down the river where she was swimming with friends.
Three other swimmers made it to the shore of Waikato River, on New Zealand's North Island, but Auckland student Rachael Louise De Jong tragically did not survive the sudden onslaught of water.
Her body was recovered from a rockpool by police on Monday night.
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