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Woman dies following suspected shark attack, Waihi Beach

Woman dies following suspected shark attack, Waihi Beach

Posted January 07, 2021
Emergency Services

Media Release: NZ Police

One person has died this afternoon following an incident at Waihi Beach.

Emergency services were called about 5.10pm after reports of a woman being injured in the water.

Initial indications suggest she may have been injured by a shark.

Sadly she died at the scene a short time later.

The death will be referred to the Coroner.