A foreign bather died this Monday after being rescued from the sea in cardiorespiratory arrest on Los Patos beach, La Orotava, 112 sources reported.
The people who pulled him out of the water performed first aid until the arrival of health personnel, who continued with resuscitation maneuvers without success.
The Canary Islands Emergency Service had mobilized a basic life support ambulance and a medical helicopter in case it was necessary to transfer him to a hospital.
Members of the Tenerife Fire Department and the Local Police collaborated with health personnel in assisting the bather.
The Civil Guard carried out the judicial proceedings.