Lifeguards pull body from Waikiki waters, rescue another man shortly after

Lifeguards pull body from Waikiki waters, rescue another man shortly after
Waikiki Beach, Sunday. (Source: HNN)

WAIKIKI, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - It was a busy day in the water for lifeguards in Waikiki on Sunday.

Lifeguards recovered the body of a man shortly after noon. The body was brought to shore near from waters near the Waikiki police substation.

First responders got the emergency call at around 12:30 p.m. Authorities have not yet released the victim’s age and name, or his exact cause of death.

Then shortly after, ocean Safety officials say a man in his 70s was rescued from waters off the Hale Koa Hotel.

Lifeguards performed CPR and the victim was transported to the hospital in critical condition.

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