STATEMENT BY KWAZULU PRIVATE AMBULANCE:
At approximately 9:20pm on Thursday evening, Kwazulu Private Ambulance Service responded to reports of a drowning in the Margate beach lagoon.
Reports from the scene are that a male entered the lagoon and started having distress.
When paramedics arrived there was no sign of any one in the lagoon. SAPS search and rescue have arrived on scene and are searching the lagoon.