Man dies in waters off Kauai after apparently being struck by a boat

Man dies in waters off Kauai after apparently being struck by a boat
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POIPU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -A body was pulled from waters off Kauai’s southern shore Sunday.

The man’s identity hasn’t yet been released.

Police say they responded to a call of a boat hitting a diver around 12:40 p.m. near Keoniloa Bay.

Officials say there was no dive flag or float visible when the boat struck the man.

The body was located just before 1:30 p.m. and brought to Shipwreck’s Beach.

AMR medics took over life saving efforts while rushing the man to Wilcox Memorial Hospital.

He was later pronounced dead.

This story may be updated.

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