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Two missing, one dead in Western Cape drownings

01 Mar 2021, 16:10 GMT+10

Two people are missing while another person has died in three drowning incidents in the Western Cape.

On Sunday, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) responded to a drowning incident at Seaforth Beach in Simon's Town, Cape Town, at around 11:00.

"Cape Medical Response (CMR) paramedics conducted extensive CPR efforts on a 29-year-old male from Belhar who is believed to have been rescued from the water by bystanders... Sadly he has been declared deceased," NSRI spokesperson Craig Lambinon said.

On Saturday at around 19:30, the NSRI responded to a report of a drowning in progress at Ganzekraal, Grotto Bay, on the West Coast.

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Source: News24

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