A person has been found dead after falling from a fishing
vessel off the coast of Napier early today.
The coastguard, a rescue helicopter and emergency services
were called to the incident about 3.45am, Napier Coastguard
skipper Neil Daykin said.
A person's body was discovered by the Coastguard air patrol
"It directed a coastguard rescue vessel and other vessels to
a person and unfortunately they've been found deceased," Mr
No details have yet been released about the person.
- By Patrice Dougan of APNZ