Surfer Óscar Serra Dead at 22 After Falling From 6-Foot Wave

Family and friends are mourning the loss of surfer Óscar Serra.

  The 22-year-old star passed away on July 17 following a tragic surfing accident in Puerto Escondido, Mexico.

The Spanish surfer sustained fatal injuries after falling from a wave that rose to 6 feet before he hit the ocean floor, according to Men's Health, which cited local media.

  Euro News Weekly reported that lifeguards were able to pull Serra from the water after the fall but attempts to resuscitate him proved to be unsuccessful.

  The Spanish Surfing Federation also confirmed the news in a tweet shared just moments after the tragedy.

"A day of big waves in Zicatela [Puerto...

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