Boating

Girl drowns after her life jacket traps her in capsized boat

It was the rare occasion that a life jacket wasn’t going to save your life, according to an investigation. A British teenager drowned in a horrific boating incident, in which her automatic life jacket prevented her from escaping from a capsized pleasure boat. The abnormal incident happened on May 25, …

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Jet-boater doomed | Otago Daily Times News Online

A Dunedin forestry worker has been convicted of breaking the August lockdown after jet-boating near Wanaka with a group of pals. Martin Karl Nolan (30) admitted not respecting the Covid-19 Public Health Response Act by meeting in Makarora when New Zealand was on alert level 4 on August 20. Yesterday …

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