Saturday 11 July, 2020

Young man believed to have drowned at Vigie Beach

A young man believed to be in his twenties is said to have drowned on Vigie Beach on Monday, May 25, 2020.

The Saint Lucia Fire Service responded to the call of drowning at approximately 4.19 pm at the Vigie Peninsula area.

"Upon arrival on the scene, the officers were greeted by the Marine Police who brought the body onshore," Acting Divisional Officer of the Fore Service Germaine William explained.

According to William, an assessment was done on the individual, however, officers found no signs of life.

"Dr Felicien was called to the scene and pronounced the individual dead. The victim is believed to be a young male in his twenties," William disclosed.

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