At about 4pm today emergency services received a report of a 64 year old and a 57 year old male encountering swimming difficulties whilst snorkeling off Cemetery Beach, West Bay Road, West Bay.
Fire officers/Police and members of the public assisted with getting both males to shore, CPR was administered and both males were taken to George Town Hospital.
The 64 year old male was later pronounced dead at the hospital, the 57 year old male remains in hospital under observations but his condition is not thought to be life threatening.
Both gentlemen are from the USA visiting the island with their families. The 57-year-old man was released from hospital early Sunday morning .
RCIPS Marine Department are continuing with the investigation.