Dead fish test result due soon

FISHERIES: Dead salmon.

FISHERIES: Dead salmon.

Dead salmon found strewn along the beach at Fishery Bay in recent weeks are being tested by Primary Industries and Regions South Australia.

The department received a report of hundreds of dead salmon washed up along the beach last Monday night, April 30.

Fisheries officers inspected the area and collected samples of the fish for testing.

A spokesperson for the department said the test results were expected back early this week.