Tempting Fingal Spit death trap takes another life

By Ellie-Marie Watts
Updated December 4 2013 - 9:22am, first published December 3 2013 - 5:23pm
TRA. 17 Nov 07. NSW only. Port Stephens. Aerial of Fingal Bay, Port Stephens. CREDIT AIRPHOTO AUSTRALIA.
TRA. 17 Nov 07. NSW only. Port Stephens. Aerial of Fingal Bay, Port Stephens. CREDIT AIRPHOTO AUSTRALIA.
NCH  - NEWS - A man in his 20's drowned today at Fingal Spit.  Photo by Marina Neil - 27th November 2013.
NCH - NEWS - A man in his 20's drowned today at Fingal Spit. Photo by Marina Neil - 27th November 2013.

FIFTEEN lives have now been claimed by a notorious sand bar at Fingal Bay Beach after a man drowned when attempting to cross the Fingal Spit last Wednesday.

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