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A 41-year-old California man died
today while swimming in waters off Kapa‘a on the island's Eastside.
The man's identity has not yet been
Police Dispatch received a call at
around 2:50 p.m. to report a swimmer who appeared to be in distress in waters
fronting the vacant lot next to the Plantation Hale Hotel.
Bystanders were attempting to assist
the man when firefighters arrived to the scene. Firefighters assisted in
bringing the man's unresponsive body to shore and began performing CPR.
Medics then transported the man to
Wilcox Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
This is Kaua'i's eleventh reported
drowning since the start of 2013.
The National Weather Service has
posted a high surf warning for all north and west facing shores until at least
6 a.m. Saturday. Large breaking waves, significant shore breaks and dangerous
currents will make entering the water very hazardous. Officials warn that
anyone entering the water could face significant injury or death.
Lifeguards urge beachgoers to swim
near a lifeguard tower.