Australian man dies following suspected stingray attack

A stringray passing a shovel-nosed ray in an aquarium on Daydream Island in the Whitsundays archipelago off Queensland in 2010.

(CNN)An Australian swimmer has died following a suspected stingray attack, according to reports.

The 42-year-old man was attended to by emergency services at Lauderdale Beach in Tasmania after suffering "a puncture wound to his lower abdomen," according to a police statement.