Foreign diver drowns while diving in Batangas

MABINI, Batangas – A 32-year-old foreign diver drowned during a technical diving activity in the sea of Barangay Solo here on Thursday morning, April 25.


MAP of Batangas with the town of Mabini highlighted.

Police identified the victim as Chinese Shunyan Li, single, a resident of Pasay City.

Investigation said that the victim, his two friends, and instructor were having a technical diving activity when he suffered oxygen toxicity and drowned.

His companions rescued him and he was taken to a hospital where he was declared dead.