Swede collapses, dies on Jomtien Beach


A Swedish man died after suffering an apparent heart attack after a swim on Jomtien Beach.

Tor Per-Erik Hedberg, 65, fell to his knees and lost consciousness April 7. Friends tried to resuscitate him, but he died before reaching Bangkok Hospital Pattaya.

Police informed the Swedish Embassy and sent the body to the Forensics Institute to determine exact cause of death.