29-year-old drowns off Durban beach

2017-02-15 21:45


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Durban – A 29-year-old man drowned at Durban’s Battery beach on Wednesday afternoon, paramedics said.

He got into difficulty during a swim and disappeared under the water, Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said in a statement.

Life guards swam out, got him and immediately began CPR. Paramedics arrived at 18:00 and continued trying to revive him for an hour, but to no avail. 

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