Wellington diver dies

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A diving incident near Wellington has claimed the life of a man in his early thirties.

Emergency services were alerted to the incident at Makara about 11.30am yesterday.

An ambulance spokeswoman said the man was transported to Wellington Hospital in a critical condition.

A Capital and Coast District Health Board spokesman confirmed the man passed away in the early afternoon.

- APNZ

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