Lifeguards close beach in Poipu following shark sighting

Lifeguards close beach in Poipu following shark sighting
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HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Kauai lifeguards have close Waiohai Beach in Poipu after a 9-foot reef shark was spotted just offshore.

The beach is closed until further notice.

Officials said an assessment on whether to reopen the beach will be made Tuesday morning.

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