28 Jan 2018

Woman drowns in Northland domain

6:29 pm on 28 January 2018

A 37-year-old woman has drowned after getting into trouble in the water at Taharoa Domain, near Omamari in Northland.

Taharoa Domain.

Taharoa Domain. Photo: Google

Police were called to a campground at Taharoa Domain shortly before 4pm with reports of a person missing in the water.

The woman was recovered from the water and brought to shore, where CPR was performed, police said, but she was unable to be revived.

Her death will be referred to a coroner.