LIAN, Batangas -- A 55-year-old Korean national drowned after swimming while intoxicated at a beach resort here Saturday.
Kim Song Ho was immediately rushed to the Metro Balayan Medical Center but was declared dead by attending physician Dr. Harly King Gaddi.
Lian police said the victim along with his family and friends arrived at the Matabungkay Beach Club in Bgy. Matabungkay here around 9 a.m. on Saturday.
Police said the group had drinks around 3:29 p.m. and the drunk Korean later decided to swim.
Moments later the Korean’s companions saw him floating in the water and rescued him.