Man dies after being pulled from North Shore waters

Waimea Bay Saturday afternoon.
Waimea Bay Saturday afternoon.(Webcam)
Published: Feb. 16, 2020 at 5:04 PM HST
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HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - On Oahu’s North Shore, a man has died after he was plucked from waters near Three Tables Saturday.

The man’s name hasn’t yet been released, but he’s believed to be in his 20s or 30s.

Honolulu Ocean Safety says he was in the waters between Three Tables and Waimea Bay around 3 p.m.

Officials said he was walking on a rocky cliff line when a wave swept him into the ocean.

Lifeguards found him 20 feet underwater. They performed CPR until Emergency Medical Services arrived.

He was rushed to a hospital in critical condition where he later died.

Surf at the time was said to be between 4 and 8 feet.

This story may be updated.

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