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Big Island drowning victim identified

BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - Big Island police have identified an apparent drowning victim as Hilo resident Noah Konelios.

Konelios was reported to be in distress while swimming off Puu Maile Beach Park Monday afternoon.

Emergency crews pulled him from the water and he was taken to Hilo Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

He was 28 years old.

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