12 Dec 2015

Diver found dead on sea floor of Wellington coast

3:59 pm on 12 December 2015

A diver has been found dead on the sea floor on the south coast of Wellington this afternoon.

The 45-year-old male scuba diver was found by another person diving near Red Rocks at about 3pm.

Police said CPR was performed on the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.