Missing kayakers rescued

Two kayakers have been rescued in Northland.

The pair was reported missing in Mahinepua Bay at 7pm last night after they failed to come back to shore.

A Coastguard boat and a Northland Emergency Services Trust helicopter were sent out to find them.

Coastguard northern region duty officer Ray Burge said they were located after a short search and airlifted back to shore.

- APNZ

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