Man dies after ‘collapsing in sea’ at Normans Bay

A man has died in Normans Bay this afternoon (July 25).

Thursday, 25th July 2019, 2:01 pm
Photo by Dan Jessup

Police, ambulances, and an air ambulance were called to the seafront near the caravan park in Coast Road just before 11am.

The ambulance service said a person had collapsed in the sea, but when paramedics arrived he had been hauled from the water.

A spokesperson for SECAmb said, “Sadly despite the best efforts of everyone at the scene, including bystanders prior to the arrival of ambulances, the person was pronounced dead.”

Sussex Police said a man was confirmed dead at the scene.

They said there was no suspicious circumstances.