Monday, November 30 – Police are confirming that a male tourist was pronounced dead around 1:20pmyesterday in Anegada.
The deceased, a 56-year-old French national, was vacationing in the Territory with a party of 16 which included his wife and daughter, was reportedly snorkeling in the waters off Loblolly Bay when he experienced difficulties. He was subsequently recovered from the water unresponsive. Attempts to resuscitate him were unsuccessful. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Official cause of death is unknown. The Coroner’s Office was informed.
Police investigations are ongoing.