One person dead after drowning in Far North District

Source: 1News

A person has died after a drowning incident in the Far North this afternoon.

Around 700 ambulance workers are protesting today over pay and conditions.

Ambulance services told 1 NEWS they received reports of a drowning at 1.50pm, at Baffin St, in the locality of Opua, in the Far North District.

Two ambulances attended the scene.