Tragedy in the south of France. A couple of British millionaires have died in their villa in the south of the country in circumstances that according to the French police were as follows: the man suffered a heart attack while swimming in his pool and the woman rushed to rescue him but ended up drowning. According to the Daily Mail, Diana Shamash, 80, jumped into the water fully clothed to try to help property tycoon David, 82, at the couple’s vacation home near Montpellier, but was dragged to the bottom by the weight of her clothing.The couple was discovered by friends who arrived for dinner at the secluded property last Saturday. It is feared that they could have been in the pool for days as they were last heard from the previous Wednesday night. help,” an investigative source told the Daily Mail. The house is well away from the others, so no one would have been able to hear her cries for help. “But what we now know is that Mrs Shamash was fully dressed and in her shoes. she was wearing when she jumped into the pool to save her husband after he suffered a suspected heart attack. She certainly found it very difficult to float under these circumstances and sank into the water,” added the source. case have reconstructed what happened with the help of post-mortem examinations carried out on Thursday. “The timeline of events seems to rule out foul play. It was a very tragic accident,” the source said. One line of inquiry is whether the pool was heated, as cold water can favor such incidents in hot weather. Like the one in the south of France. It has a bottom of more than 210 meters deep and a springboard.