Posted: Fri 21st Jun 2024

Man dies after suffering injuries on island off Llyn Peninsula

North Wales news and information

A man has died after suffering injuries whilst on an island off the Llyn Peninsula.

Emergency services were called to Bardsey Island (Ynys Enlli) just before 5pm on Wednesday (June 19, 2024) after reports a man had sustained chest injuries.

Police, coastguard crews and paramedics attended and a 63-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

A North Wales Police spokesperson said: “The man’s next of kin have been informed and an investigation into the circumstances of the death is currently being undertaken.

“Officers are currently liaising with the Health and Safety Executive and the Coroner as part of this investigation.”

Main image: “Ynys Enlli/Bardsey Island.” by ohefin is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0.

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