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Man Dies After Encounter Bay Dive.


A report will be prepared for the coroner following the death of a man who had been scuba diving at Encounter bay on Saturday. 

Emergency crews were called to the beach at encounter bay near on 11am Saturday after a 57-year-old man who had been scuba diving collapsed.

Despite the efforts of members of the public and paramedics, sadly, the man was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police say It appears the man may have suffered a medical episode and will now prepare a report for the coroner.


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