Visitor nearly drowns at Hanauma Bay

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man visiting from the mainland is recovering after nearly drowning at Hanauma Bay Monday afternoon.

Paramedics responded to the scene at about 3:30 p.m.

Beachgoeers reportedly alerted lifeguards, who pulled the man from the water. Firefighters assisted lifeguards by trying to revive the man.

The victim, believed to be in his 70s, was then transported to a hospital in extremely critical condition.

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