KZN Man Collapses And Dies While Surfing Alkantstrand Beach
A tragedy off the coast of South Africa.
A 30-year-old man died while surfing in KwaZulu-Nata, South Africa. He fell unconscious at Alkantstrand Beach in Richards Bay and was helped to shore by other surfers. According to News 24:
NSRI spokesperson Craig Lambinon said the man was rescued by fellow surfers after he had collapsed and fell unconscious while surfing.
“NSRI Richards Bay duty crew was activated following reports that bystanders CPR [cardiopulmonary resuscitation] efforts were in progress at Alkantstrand Beach.
“Despite extensive CPR efforts, the man was declared deceased,” Lambinon added.
Police have not yet made a statement on the horrific tragedy.
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