Body of missing Polish diver found in Italy

Adam Krzysztof Pawlik died while trying to break the decent record. Photo: facebook/Adam Pawlik

The Polish diver’s body was recovered from Lake Garda in northern Italy after a five-day search. Italian media reports that the previously unknown diver has been identified as Adam Krzysztof Pawlik.

Polish diver missing in Italy after record attempt

On Saturday, an incident involving a Polish diver occurred in Lake Garda in Italy. The Polish diver did not ascend to the surface after an attempt...

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The body of the 50-year-old diver was found at a depth of 284 metres (930 ft) below the surface.

Last Saturday, Mr Pawlik, an experienced diver and diving instructor, was attempting to break the descent record of 316 metres (1,038 ft) set by his compatriot Jarek Macedoński.

An investigation is currently being undertaken to establish the circumstances of Mr Pawlik’s death.