Health & Wellness

Man Dies Swimming in Surf City on the Fourth of July

fe92e7c98f5e96f5aa13_belmarbeachlifeguards.jpg
fe92e7c98f5e96f5aa13_belmarbeachlifeguards.jpg

SURF CITY - On Wednesday, a man died after he was pulled from the ocean in Surf City.  The man was unconscious when reached by lifeguards.  The incident occurred at approximately 2:45 p.m. off the beach near Division Avenue. 

Lifeguards pulled the A 55-year-old man from the ocean and performed CPR on the beach with police officers and other personnel.

He was then transported by ambulance and treated by paramedics en route to the hospital.  He was later pronounced dead at Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin.  Surf City officials did not release the name of the man.  

 

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Stafford/LBI

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_fdc1aec1d09786979a80_st._marys_carnival_2018

Sat, July 21, 6:00 PM

St. Mary's in the Pines Parish Complex, MANAHAWKIN

St. Mary's Nights of Summer Carnival Begins ...

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink Giving Back

Carousel_image_e1f7a019a680b5074f4e_facedown_3

Sun, July 22, 1:00 PM

Long Beach Township

Facedown to Perform on the 68th Street Beach in ...

Carousel_image_fdc1aec1d09786979a80_st._marys_carnival_2018

Sun, July 22, 6:00 PM

St. Mary's in the Pines Parish Complex, MANAHAWKIN

St. Mary's Nights of Summer Carnival Begins ...

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink Giving Back

Murphy Administration Takes Action to Help Smokers Quit

July 17, 2018

TRENTON – The Murphy administration on Monday announced new steps to help New Jersey Medicaid recipients quit using tobacco by making it easier to receive tobacco cessation medications and counseling.

“Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of death and disease in New Jersey, leading to chronic lung disease, heart disease, stroke and cancer,” said New Jersey Human ...