Surfer Grevelingenmeer died natural death

The surfer who died yesterday afternoon on Lake Grevelingen in Zeeland is according to the police a natural death.

The victim is said to be a 69-year-old windsurfer from Germany, reports Omroep Zeeland.

The emergency services were alerted yesterday at the end of the afternoon after the discovery of a surfboard near Brouwershaven. Moments later the surfer was also found.

He was resuscitated on the spot, but that help was to no avail. The investigation into the incident is closed.