| James Kon |
A SWIMMING outing with friends turned tragic for a 34-year-old foreign national, as he drowned at Seri Kenangan beach in Tutong District yesterday.
The police confirmed the incident and said the drowning was reported at around 3.45pm.
The male victim reportedly went to the beach with six friends for a swim.
The police said the victim was rushed to Pengiran Muda Mahkota Pengiran Muda Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah Hospital in Tutong at around 4.10pm and was declared dead at 4.45pm.
The police are investigating the cause of the drowning.