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Man drowns in waters off Malaekahana beach

Malaekahana Beach (Image: File/Hawaii News Now) Malaekahana Beach (Image: File/Hawaii News Now)
LAIE, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A man in his 55-year-old was pulled from waters off Malaekahana beach in critical condition Saturday afternoon.

Emergency Medical Services officials say the man experienced fatigue in the water around 1 o’clock and was pulled to shore by a Good Samaritan where lifeguards performed CPR.

Paramedics transported the man to a nearby hospital where he later died.

According to Ocean Safety waves in the Malaekahana area were choppy at the time of the incident with 10 to 15 mph winds.

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