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Swimmer dies after being pulled from the sea

The swimmer was rescued by the coastguard but died shortly afterwards Credit: ITV News

A woman has died after being pulled from the sea at Teignmouth. Police were called out shortly after 8pm last night, Monday 4 July.

The swimmer, who was in her 50s, was brought to shore by the Coastguard with help from members of the public.

She was treated by ambulance staff but died at the scene.