Water incident, Coromandel Peninsula

Police can advise a man has died following a water incident off the coast of Colville on Thursday evening.

Emergency services were called to the incident around 10:25pm.

Sadly attempts to revive the man were unsuccessful and he has died at the scene.

The death will be referred to the Coroner.

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