English tourist dies after falling from retaining wall at Waihi Beach last week
An English tourist who was in a critical condition after falling off a retaining wall at Waihi Beach last Thursday evening has died.
The Westpac 1 helicopter crew was called to Waihi Beach at 10.37 pm last Thursday where Fire Service personnel had set up a landing zone at the Surf Club.
The woman was staying at a Jenkinson Street address with a group of friends when she fell four metres suffering a serious head injury.
Police inquiries are continuing.