Brittany: A surfer died in Quiberon

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Surfer dies at Quiberon in Brittany

The man was in trouble on a spot of the wild coast …

A man in his thirties died Saturday morning while he was surfing on the spot of Port Bara on the Quiberon peninsula (Morbihan). The man was thrown from his board while the swell was quite strong, according to the maritime prefecture. He then repeatedly hit the rocks and lost consciousness.

In cardiac arrest

Alerted around 10am, relief immediately went there, especially with the help of the helicopter Dragon 56 and boats on the water. They were finally able to approach the area and help the surfer. In cardiac arrest, the Rennais could not be revived, despite attempts relief. He died on the spot.

Saturday, the sea was quite rough on the wild side despite the small coefficients, with waves between 1.5 and 3 meters, according to the website Surf Report.

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