Diver's health improving

22:30, Dec 25 2012

A man who suffered suspected bends while diving at Tory Channel in the Marlborough Sounds was in a comfortable condition in Christchurch Hospital on Monday. A Canterbury District Health Board spokesman said the man's health was improving.

A Nelson Marlborough rescue helicopter crew picked up the 62-year-old man from Waikawa Bay near Picton about 4pm on Sunday after he was diving in Tory Channel.

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