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Snorkeler dies after near drowning off Heeia Kea Pier

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KANEOHE, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A 73-year-old man died at an area hospital on Monday after he nearly drowned while snorkeling in waters off of Heeia Kea Pier, sources tell Hawaii News Now. 

He was first taken to the hospital in critical condition Monday afternoon after the incident, paramedics say.

Emergency medical responders were reportedly called to the scene at just before 2 p.m.

We will have more information on this developing story as soon as it becomes available.

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