A macabre discovery was made by swimmers on Tuesday July 13 a little before noon off Carnon, in the Hérault.
A little before noon, the body of a woman was reported floating in the sea in the 300 m strip off Carnon.
An open investigation
The victim was recovered by rescuers from the SNSM. According to an initial medical check-up, this is a woman in her forties who died by drowning. An investigation was opened by the gendarmerie to determine with certainty the circumstances of the death.