Boat sinks and car crash near Tauranga
UPDATED 4PM: SunLive understands that three people have been rescued from the boat that capsized near Karewa Island.
A caller to the newsroom says the vessel - a 16-foot Glasscraft runabout - was last seen with only the bow above water.
He says the boat was anchored when it was swamped earlier this afternoon.
Reports are coming in of a boat that has sunk near Rabbit Island.
The Coastguard has been called.
A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline says everyone on board the boat appears to be ok.
Meanwhile, emergency services are dealing with a two car crash on Devonport Road.
The crash is reported to be at the intersection of 15th Ave.
We will have more soon.
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