Man drowns near Whangamata

Last updated 19:21 24/12/2012
Whiritoa Beach
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Whiritoa beach.

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A man has drowned at Whiritoa Beach, south of Whangamata today.

The man was pulled out of the ocean by surf lifesavers, but pronounced dead, police said.

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