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Barooga campground death

By Shepparton News

A man died after he was run over at a campground at Barooga on Saturday night.

Police have been told a Victorian couple had been camping at the riverside camping ground when their 4WD ran over the man as he slept in his swag about 9.30pm on Saturday.

Other campers rendered first aid to the 20-year-old man but he died at the scene.

Officers from Murray River Police District are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident and are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.