Tourist dies after snorkel

Isla, Mujeres — Q.R. — A tourist has died after suffering respiratory complications after snorkeling.

The Mexican national, who was 65, was on board a catamaran excursion that had the group snorkeling in the waters off Isla Mujeres. After his snorkel, the man climbed aboard the catamaran saying he felt very tired.

Other guests of catamaran Mar y Arena attempted to assist the man who fell unconscious, giving him mouth-to-mouth resuscitation, however the man was pronounced deceased upon arrival to the dock.

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