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High tide warning after walker dies

The coastguard is warning walkers to check high tide times after a woman died when she became cut off by water on a Carmarthenshire beach.

The coastguard has warned walkers to check high tide times after a woman died when she became cut off by water on a Carmarthenshire beach.

Susan Wendy Hackett, 68, from Cynwyl Elfed in Carmarthenshire, died after being airlifted from the water at 16:24 BST on Sunday.

She had been walking eight dogs with her daughter, 40, at Cefn Sidan when they became stranded.

Abigail Neal reports.

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  • 31 Mar
  • From the section Wales