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Rescue Crews Continue Search for Missing Snorkeler

(KHNL) - Rescue crews are continuing their search for a snorkeler who went missing Saturday evening.

According to Civil Defense, a 38-year-old snorkeler was reported overdue form an excursion Saturday night.

The man was reported to have left Kaaawa Beach with two other snorkelers at 10 o'clock Saturday night. His friends contacted emergency crews when they saw him being swept out.

A radar beacon has been dropped in the area where he was last seen. The beacon determines the prevailing drift current in the area, aiding in rescue search.

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