Man Dies in Diving Incident at Mathesons Bay

A man died at the scene. Another man who tried to rescue him was taken to Auckland’s North Shore Hospital as a precaution.

There have been at least eight other fatal diving incidents throughout the country since Christmas, four of them in Wellington.

A 37-year-old woman died near Island Bay in Wellington, and two divers died off Great Barrier Island, all in March.

– Radio NZ National, 13 March.

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