Man drowns off Muscat beach

Energy Saturday 07/July/2018 22:26 PM
By: Times News Service
Man drowns off Muscat beach

Muscat: A man drowned off the beach near Kalbouh park in the wilayat of Muttrah in Muscat, the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA) has confirmed.

An official from PACDA told the Times of Oman that the man drowned while he was swimming in the water near Kalbouh, with a group of expats managing to recover his body.

“His body was recovered by a group of Asian divers, and was declared dead at the hospital,” the official said. No further information was made available.