EMERGENCY SERVICES have confirmed that a young man has drowned on a beach popular with holidaymakers and kite surfers in the south of Spain.
The 112 Andalucia tweet says the 35-year-old died on the Valdevaqueros beach in the Punta Paloma area in Tarifa in the province of Cadiz, Andalucia.
The coast is well-known for the strong winds which blow in from the Atlantic.
Investigations have been opened to discover the exact cause of death.
🔴 Muere un hombre de 35 años ahogado en la playa de Valdevaqueros en Punta Paloma, Tarifa, #Cádiz. Activado el protocolo judicial para esclarecer las circunstancias del siniestro.
— Emergencias 112 (@E112Andalucia) October 25, 2018