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Dead woman found in Rialto pool, Basel

National News // By Tay Kinnear // Jan. 25, 2019

Early morning swimmers at the Rialto pool in Basel made the grim discovery that a woman had died in the water.

Pixabay Dead woman found in Rialto pool, Basel

The 63-year-old was found motionless at 9.15 yesterday morning.

Lifeguards tried to resuscitate the woman and a local doctor offered help while waiting for the paramedics.

The woman was declared dead at the scene.

Investigations are still ongoing, but Basel prosecutors say there’s no evidence of foul play.

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