Swimmer's body found in the sea at Sandbanks

Swimmer's body found in the sea at Sandbanks

Published by Maria Greenwood at 8:42am 25th June 2020.

The body of a swimmer has been found in the sea off the Dorset coast.

Police were called to the beach at Sandbanks at 11.27am yesterday (24 June) morning by the ambulance service.

A man in his 70's from the Wimborne area was pronounced dead at the scene.

His family has been told.

A spokesman for Dorset Police said:

"Officers will be making enquiries to establish the circumstances of the death, which is not being treated as suspicious."