Two divers on a training course have been killed on a dive in Lake Pupuke. The divers, Daniel Waata Stoneham and Tyron North, went missing on Friday 15th July. Apparently a third student was injured. Mr. North’s body was recovered on Friday afternoon. Mr. Stoneham’s body was found today, in 53 metres of water. At this stage, there is no information on what happened.
Our sympathies go out to the families and friends of those involved.
More information from the New Zealand Herald’s website.