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Man in critical condition after near drowning at Shark's Cove

HALEIWA (HawaiiNewsNow) - Officials received a drowning call just before 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at Shark's Cove.

Emergency crews say the victim, a male in his late 20s, was diving with friends.

Nearby beachgoers brought the victim to shore and performed CPR until paramedics arrived on the scene.

The victim was treated and transported in critical condition to a nearby hospital.

It is not known what happened, but wind and water conditions are strong.

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