Man drowns – Lake Conjola

A report will be prepared for the Coroner after a man drowned on the state’s South Coast today.

About 2.40pm (Tuesday 25 December 2018), emergency services were called to Lake Conjola Entrance Road, Lake Conjola, after reports a man had been pulled from the water.

Police have been told the man went missing while snorkelling and was pulled from the water following a search by family and bystanders.

Despite efforts to revive him, the man was declared deceased at the scene.

Officers from South Coast Police District attended and commenced inquiries.

The man has not been formally identified but he is believed to be a 46-year-old, Korean National, on a student visa.

The incident is not being treated as suspicious.


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