News | Iceland Monitor | Wed 10 Feb 2016 | 11.35 GMT | Modified 26 Apr 2016 15.56
Tourist found dead at Reynisfjara beach
A tourist was found dead at Reynisfjara beach a few minutes ago. This was confirmed to mbl.is by the South Iceland Chief of Police.
Rescue teams were called out at 10.30 this morning because of a man in the ocean at Reynisfjara beach. It is not clear whether he was travelling alone or part of a group. Police are conducting an investigation on site.
This accident takes place a day after the Chief Inspector of the South Iceland police called for more safety precautions on the beach.