Diver Dies in Wied iz-Zurrieq


A 78-year old Polish diver has died in Wied iz-Zurrieq this morning following complications whilst diving.

Attempts at reviving the man with CPR proved unsuccessful, though the man was still conscious and taken to Mater Dei Hospital for further care, however he was declared dead shortly afterwards.

The man was first provided assistance by the members of the Malta Red Cross stationed at Wied iz-Zurrieq, who brought the man to shore.