Man Filmed Whirlpool That Caused Him To Drown | RedCowHills
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Raw footage from one of his videos: Jacob Cockle, 28, may have been sucked under the water by the swirling current in Carnsew Pool, on the River Hayle in Cornwall. He often filmed whirlpools in the area.

The surfer and photographer was discovered face down in the water, police said. He was airlifted to the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro but was later pronounced dead. Friends took to social networking sites to pay tribute to their friend.

Carnsew Pool, which was constructed to flush sand from the harbour in 1830, is notorious for dangerous whirlpools that feed torrents of water into tunnels and out into the estuary. It is now part of a nature reserve.