Two tourists drown in Ayia Napa and Protaras

September 22, 2019 at 6:33pm
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An 80-year-old tourist from Austria lost his life on Sunday afternoon while swimming in Ayia Napa.

The tourist, who was vacationing in Cyprus with his wife, drowned at Melissi beach.

In a second incident, a 67-year-old tourist from Russia was spotted unconscious in the water at a Protaras beach.

Lifeguards brought the man to shore unconscious and an ambulance took him to hospital where doctors pronounced him dead.