15 Jan 2020

Person dies in boating incident at Manukau Heads

11:43 pm on 15 January 2020

A person has died after it appears a boat flipped over at Manukau Heads, Auckland.

Manukau Heads at entrance from Tasman Sea into Huia Bay.

Photo: 123RF

Police say there were called out to the scene about 9.05pm today, and initial indications suggest the boat overturned.

Two other people were taken to Middlemore Hospital with minor injuries.

Police say they are working to establish the circumstances.