Man drowns in Mpenjati river mouth

2016-12-01 06:00

A 23-YEAR-OLD man drowned at the Mpenjati river mouth, near Glenmore on Monday afternoon.

Paramedics from the KZN Department of Health’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responded to the drowning.

“When the paramedics arrived on scene they found the victim had already been recovered from the water by bystanders,” said KZN EMS spokesperson Rob McKenzie.

Upon examining the man, they found he had already died.

“He was declared dead at the scene. The circumstances leading up to the man drowning are being investigated by the police,” said McKenzie.

- Supplied.

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