Bream Bay water incident

Bream Bay water incident

Northland

One person has died following a water incident at Bream Bay, Ruakaka, this morning.

Police were called to the scene at 7.06am after a fisherman appeared to get into difficulty while retrieving fishing nets.

The man died at the scene.

Another person was taken to Whangarei Hospital.

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Issued by the Police Media Centre