One person died and another is in hospital after a boating incident on Coromandel Peninsula today.
Police say emergency services responded this afternoon to a report of two people being found near Pokohino Beach, Onemana, on the peninsula's east coast, having been earlier involved in a boating incident.
Police were called about 1pm.
One person was found deceased, while the other was airlifted from the area to Waikato Hospital in a moderate condition.
The death will be referred to the Coroner.