Man pulled from water dies at Woolgoolga

A man who was pulled from the water at a beach on the state’s North Coast today has died.

About 1.30pm today (Monday 20 June 2022), emergency services were called to Woolgoolga Beach, Woolgoolga, following reports that a man had been pulled from the water and was unresponsive.

Members of the public performed CPR until NSW Ambulance paramedics arrived, however the 63-year-old man could not be revived.

Officers attached to Coffs-Clarence Police District attended and have commenced inquiries into the incident.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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