MO-2021-201

Photo of yellow jet boat caught in trees overhanging river
The accident jet boat at the site of the accident. | Photo - TVNZ
Jetboat incident, Shotover River, Queenstown, 21 March 2021
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NZ
The circumstances reported to date are that a jet boat accident occurring on the Shotover river near Queenstown resulting in injuries to some of the persons on board. No fatalities have been reported. The accident occurred around midday. The accident occurred in an area with no road access, so helicopters were used to transport some of the injured persons.