A teenager and a young adult drowned on Saturday off the beaches of Narbonne the day after a warning from the Aude prefecture against a "
" phenomenon on the coast, firefighters said.
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A 17-year-old minor and an adult in his twenties
” drowned, while a third person who was with them was rescued and is in “
”, specified to the AFP the firefighters of Aude.
They were some 150 m from the beach and could not be saved in time despite the presence of a pair of lifeguards, according to the same source.
Dangerous swimming, strong swell expected on the Aude coast
,” the Aude prefecture tweeted on Friday.
The prefectures of Hérault, Gironde and Charente-Maritime in particular have also advised against swimming this weekend on the coast due to dangerous weather phenomena.