Elderly woman drowns on El Arenal beach

A 70-year-old woman has died after drowning whilst bathing on the El Arenal beach in Xàbia.

Emergency services were called at around 5pm yesterday afternoon after the woman – who has yet to be identified – was pulled unconscious from the water.

Despite the actions of emergency services, the woman was declared dead at the scene. A post mortem investigation is to be carried out to determine the cause of death.



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