A man has died this morning at Greenmount Beach after an early morning surfing accident. The man, in his 70s was surfing at Snapper Rocks at around 4:40am when he is believed to have been hit on the head with his surfboard.
It is believed members of the public pulled the surfer from the ocean unconscious. Paramedics rushed to the scene, but the man could not be revived and was pronounced deceased. .