Search for missing diver off the Wairarapa coast

Search for missing diver off the Wairarapa coast

Wellington

A diver has been reported missing at Flat Point Beach, Wairarapa.

The man was one of a party of three.

Police were notified at 12.58pm.

A local helicopter is being used to search the area.

The Wellington Police Maritime Unit – Lady Elizabeth – has been sent to the area.

A navy ship is also nearby and is poised to assist.

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