Japanese record-breaking free diver Sayuri Kinoshita, 30, dies after fall from apartment


Record-breaking Japanese free diver Sayuri Kinoshita died Monday following a fall from her apartment in Okinawa Prefecture last week, according to police and her family.

Sayuri Kinoshita, 30, was rushed to hospital early Thursday morning following an emergency call from a neighbor who found her unconscious in a parking lot below her apartment in Yomitan. She was placed on life support and pronounced dead four days later, according to the police and her elder sister Sanae.

The police believe there was no foul play based on investigations at the scene, but said they still do not know why she fell.

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