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Cedar Valley plastic surgeon dies at pool

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Dr. Deniz Bastug Dr. Deniz Bastug
WATERLOO (KWWL) -

A well-known Cedar Valley plastic surgeon died on Tuesday after being found in the bottom of a pool.

Waterloo police say they were called to the Sunnyside Country Club at about 4:40 p.m. on Tuesday after a man was found in the bottom of the pool.

Police say that a lifeguard started CPR on 51-year-old Deniz Bastug until paramedics arrived.  At that point, Bastug was taken to Covenant Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Police say a cause of death has not been determined, but an autopsy is scheduled.  Police do not suspect foul play.

Stay tuned to KWWL for updates as they become available.

 

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