A 69-year-old man was found dead in the water off Hastings St yesterday evening.
A 69-year-old man was found dead in the water off Hastings St yesterday evening. Erle Levey

Man found dead at Coast beach

A MAN has been found dead in the water at a Sunshine Coast beach yesterday evening.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesman said paramedics were called to Hastings Street at Noosa Heads at 5.45pm after the body of a man was found in the water.

A 69-year-old man was dead when discovered, a Queensland Police spokeswoman said.

A coroner will determine if the man suffered a medical episode in the water.