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A 46-year-old man died after a suspected drowning at Yamba on Friday afternoon.

Police say that around 2pm on Friday, the man was swimming at the Kolora Lake Reserve at Yamba, when he was pulled from the water unresponsive.

CPR was provided, but he died at the scene.

Police from Coffs/Clarence Local Area Command will investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident and a brief will be prepared for the Coroner.


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