Tourist dies near Frenchmans Peak, east of Esperance

An elderly tourist from interstate has died in the Cape Le Grand National Park, while walking near Frenchmans Peak.

The man in his 70s had been walking in the area and died from a medical condition, believed to be a heart-attack, on Friday around 10:40am.

Esperance Police, Department of Fire and Emergency Service officers, State Emergency Service volunteers and St John Ambulance officers attended the scene and located the man on a track off Cape Le Grand Road.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.

Authorities have confirmed a report will be prepared for the coroner.

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