31 May 2012

Friends cling to life

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:08 pm on 31 May 2012

After their boat capsized Joshua Johnson and Neihana Tawera spent four hours in the freezing cold water of Lake Taupo before they were rescued. The maximum survival time in water between 10 and 15 Celsius is considered to be two to four hours.