Search resumes for swimmer missing at Maruia Falls

June 25, 2022
Maruia Falls, River, waterfall, South Island.

The search for a swimmer missing in the water at a South Island waterfall is resuming on Saturday.

Police were notified at around 12.10pm on Friday after two people jumped into the water and only one resurfaced.

Search and Rescue staff and a helicopter assisted in the search, but were not able to locate the missing swimmer.

The Police National Dive Squad is expected to deploy this morning.