Police confirm the death of a man found in the water on Nelson beach


Nelson’s Tāhunanui Beach. (File photo)
Photo: RNZ/Tracy Neal

Police have confirmed that a man has died after being found unconscious in the water on a beach in Nelson.

The 43-year-old was found in the water off Tāhunanui Beach on Sunday evening and attempts were made to resuscitate him.

Emergency services responded to the call shortly before 8 p.m., the police said in a statement.

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