Baby found dead at Muizenberg beach

The baby was discovered in the sand at Muizenberg beach.

Muizenberg beach. Picture: EWN

CAPE TOWN - Authorities are investigating the circumstances around the death of a 10-week-old baby at one of Cape Town's busiest beaches.

The baby was discovered in the sand at Muizenberg beach.

The National Sea Rescue Institute's Craig Lambinon says: "A female 10-week-old child had been reportedly found in the sand. Paramedics conducted CPR but sadly the baby was declared deceased."