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16 June, 2024
 
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Tragedy strikes in Ayia Napa as swimmer dies on beach

Authorities launched an investigation into the incident

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A tragic incident unfolded on Sunday (31/03) when a swimmer took his last breath on a beach in the area.

According to reports, the 31-year-old, hailing from Cameroon, lost consciousness at the beach and was swiftly transported to Ammochostos Hospital where on-duty doctors pronounced him deceased.

Eyewitnesses at the scene recounted the frantic efforts to revive the swimmer before emergency services arrived. Despite their best efforts, the situation took a devastating turn, leaving those present in shock.

Local authorities have launched an investigation into the sudden and unexpected death, aiming to shed light on the circumstances surrounding the tragic event. Speculation abounds as to what may have caused the swimmer to lose consciousness, with experts urging caution until official findings are released.

The incident serves as a somber reminder of the dangers inherent in aquatic activities, particularly as beach season approaches and more people flock to the coastlines. Authorities are urging beachgoers to exercise caution and remain vigilant while enjoying the waters.

[With information sourced from 24 News]

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