(CNS) UPDATED: Police have confirmed that the 77-year-old Mexican national visiting Cayman with his family who died early Thursday morning in the George Town hospital following a snorkelling trip was Jose Antonio Lazcano Puron. Police said the man got into difficulties while he was in the water during a boat trip in North Sound. At around 2:20pm, he was taken unto the vessel, 911 was called and he was given CPR with the guidance of 911 operators.
The Joint Marine Unit responded in the Niven D. After they met the vessel, officers continued CPR until they reached Safe Haven, where they were met by the ambulance.
The matter is under investigation by the Joint Marine Unit.
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