Scuba diver dies at Byron Bay
A man has died while scuba diving at popular Byron Bay beach on Tuesday.
At about midday, emergency services were called to The Pass after a diver was pulled from the water unconscious.
Members of the public began CPR on the 37-year-old man before paramedics arrived.
Despite their best efforts, he died at the scene.
The man is yet to be formally identified but a report will be prepared for the Coroner.
The Pass is an idyllic stretch of beach between Clarkes Beach and Wategos in Byron Bay.
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