Man dies after being pulled from the sea near Porthcurno

The incident happened at Pedn Vounder Beach in Porthcurno. Credit: PA

A man has died after being pulled from the sea near Porthcurno.Emergency services were called to Pedn Vounder Beach near the Minack Theatre at around 12.40pm yesterday (Saturday 1 August).The man, who was in his 40s, was pulled from the water but could not be revived.

This video was taken of the air ambulance (credit Lynn Batten):

Lands End and Penzance Coastguard Rescue Teams responded to the incident alongside RNLI lifeboats and Porthcurno Lifeguards.