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Crews help struggling stand-up paddle boarders off Maui

KAHANA, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Firefighters and Ocean Safety crews helped get two stand-up paddle boarders back to shore Wednesday in the Kahana area of west Maui.

At approximately 11 a.m., a fisherman spotted the couple – a man and woman from Connecticut – about 250 yards from shore, struggling to make it back.

Ocean Safety crews on a rescue watercraft managed to bring them back to shore safely.

The couple did not require any medical attention.

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