Man drowns at pool party in PE

By Chanice Jennike - 07 October 2019Views : 372


A 20-year-old man drowned at a pool party in Port Elizabeth on Sunday. 

According to reports, the incident occurred during the early hours of Sunday morning. 

Netcare 911 spokesperson, Shawn Herbst said that the man reportedly fell into the pool while socializing at a party. 

Herbst said that people at the party had difficulty finding him as there was no light. 

"When medics arrived on scene the patient had already been pulled out the water by the SA Police Service and members of the public."

Unfortunately, the man was declared dead on the scene. 

"The patient was assessed however found to have no signs of life and sadly declared deceased on the scene."