British visitor dies in Cyprus

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GEROSKIPOU, Cyprus – The body of a 70-year-old British tourist has been found floating in the water at a beach near Geroskipou.

An ambulance rushed to the scene and transported the man to the Emergency Room at Paphos General Hospital, where doctors on duty pronounced him dead.


The man’s wife said her husband was battling a serious heart disease, but the exact causes of his death will be made known following an autopsy by a state forensic examiner.

The couple arrived on the island a few days ago for a short holiday break.