27-year-old man drowns in a pool at St Paul’s Bay

A young man, aged 27, died after finding himself in difficulty while swimming at a pool in Triq it-Trunċiera,  St Paul’s Bay.

The Police were informed of the case at around 7.45pm last night and when they went on the scene they found that the man, of British nationality, was being administered First Aid by bystanders, who continued assisting him until paramedics arrived to   give him emergency treatment.

He was taken to the hospital but unfortunately was declared dead shortly afterwards.

Duty Magistrate Donatella Frendo Dimech has opened an inquiry while the Police are investigating.