Boaties injured near Waiheke Island

04:53, Mar 21 2014

Two people have been injured near Waiheke Island today after a launch and a runabout collided.

The collision happened in Sergeants Channel at 1pm.

The runabout sank as a result and two people received moderate injuries. The 52-year-old man and 44-year-old woman were taken to Auckland Hospital in a stable condition.

Police and Maritime NZ are investigating.

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