Wales

Man found at foot of Gower cliff dies, police say

  • 27 March 2014
  • From the section Wales

A man has died after he was found in the sea at the foot of cliffs on the Gower Peninsula, Swansea, on Thursday afternoon.

A South Wales Police spokesman said emergency services were alerted to the incident at Rhossili just after 15:00 GMT.

A coastguard rescue team and an RAF rescue helicopter were called in.

The man was later winched aboard the Sea King helicopter and flown to Morriston Hospital in Swansea.

A police spokesman said the man had died following the incident.