The body of a woman has been discovered on a beach in Carmarthenshire. A large emergency services presence could be seen at Pendine Sands this afternoon, including the police, ambulance service and coastguard.
Dyfed-Powys Police has stated that the incident is not being treated as suspicious, but that it is continuing its inquiries.
A statement from the police read: “Dyfed-Powys Police received a call just before 12.25pm this afternoon, Tuesday, April 19, 2022, reporting an incident at Pendine Beach, Pendine, Carmarthenshire. Sadly, the body of a woman has been found. Next of kin have been advised and are being supported by officers. The death is not being treated as suspicious and inquiries continue. “
A Welsh Ambulance Service spokeswoman added: “We were called at approximately 12.20pm today, Tuesday 19 April, to the Pendine Sands area of Carmarthenshire. “We sent an advanced paramedic practitioner and an emergency ambulance to the scene, where crews were also supported by two duty operational managers.” You can get more breaking news and other story updates by subscribing to our newsletters here.
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