Drowning incident in Hawke's Bay

Drowning incident in Hawke's Bay

Eastern

Police and emergency services were called to the scene of a reported drowning in Waipukurau just before 3pm today.

A young child, aged two-years-old is reported to have drowned in a residential swimming pool.

Victim Support is offering the family assistance and our thoughts are with them at this sad time.

The death will be referred to the Coroner.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre