U.S. Embassy assisting American famalies following Exuma death incident

The US Embassy says it was notified immediately yesterday afternoon of the case involving the death of three Americans at the Sandals Emerald Bay resort and another woman who was airlifted to New Providence for medical treatment. US Embassy Public Affairs Officer Daniel Durazo says the embassy is working closely with Bahamian authorities to assist the families in “every way we can”. He said due to privacy considerations the embassy could not share any additional details at this time.