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Opihi picker dies after wave knocks him into North Shore waters

Map of area where a 60-year-old man died Map of area where a 60-year-old man died
NORTH SHORE, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

An opihi picker died Sunday after a wave knocked him into the water on Oahu's North Shore.

Honolulu Fire Department officials said the victim and another men were in the area between Three Tables Beach and Waimea Bay at around 2:30 p.m. when the wave knocked the 60-year-old man over.

Lifeguards said the man was unconscious when they brought him to shore. Medics performed CPR and took him to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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