73-year old Danish man loses his life in Gozo diving accident
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A 73-year old Danish man lost his life today whilst diving in Gozo.
Gozo Police received a call at around 11am for their assistance at Xatt l-Ahmar, Ghajnsielem, after a man found himself in difficulty while diving.
Members of the Armed Forces of Malta and the Civil Protection Department were immediately called to the site and a search was started with the help of a diving team and rescue dinghy.
Police said that this evening at 6.45pm a body was seen in the vicinities of Armier, which was later confirmed as that of the missing Danish man.
A Magisterial inquiry was appointed while Police investigations are on going.