An American man died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic in March, the U.S. State Department and the man’s family told ABC News this week — making him the 11th American tourist to die in the Caribbean country since June 2018. Tracy Jerome Jester Jr. of Forsyth, Georgia, died on March 17 of “respiratory illness,” after a day of sightseeing while vacationing at a resort, his mother Melody Moore, told ABC News. Jester, who was 31, was vacationing with his sister on the island, Moore said. The name of the resort was not immediately available.
Source: State Department confirms another American tourist death in the Dominican Republic