BUXTON, N.C. (WNCN) – A man from the North Carolina mountains died immediately after he was pulled ashore at the Outer Financial institutions Friday early morning, officials mentioned.
The incident was documented in the vicinity of the northern entrance to the village of Buxton, according to a information launch from the Countrywide Park Services.
The target was a 55-year-aged Horse Shoe guy, which is a neighborhood in Henderson County, the information launch mentioned.
The incident took place just ahead of 10:55 a.m. and the information launch noted a friend of the target known as to report the incident.
“It was described that the swimmer expressed experience fatigued in the ocean with no flotation obtainable,” the news launch mentioned.
Hatteras Island Rescue Squad crews went into the ocean and brought the gentleman on to the seaside right before CPR was done by the rescue squad and Dare County Unexpected emergency Healthcare Companies.
Additionally, rip currents were being considered to not be a element in the man’s demise, the launch reported.