Rock fisherman dies after falling into water south of Yamba
A ROCK fisherman has died after he was pulled from the water near a popular coastal village this week.
About 8.15am on Wednesday emergency services were called to the southern side of Sandon Beach following reports a man had fallen off rocks on Plover Island.
The 67-year-old was assisted by two surfers who pulled him from the water and commenced CPR prior to paramedics arriving, however he couldn't be revived.
A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.
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