2 people who died in separate Oahu drownings over the weekend identified
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The office of the Medical Examiner has identified two people who died in separate drownings in waters off Oahu over the weekend.
Waves swept 21-year-old Kristen Pang out to sea at the Makapuu Tidepools Saturday morning.
Rescue crews found the Kaneohe woman about a a half mile from shore. Her lifeless body was brought to Sandy Beach where EMS assisted in a death procurement.
Then on Sunday, a 22-year-old Honolulu man was snorkeling with a group before he was reported missing.
Around 9 p.m., his body was found about 50 yards from shore near the Ko Olina lagoon 4, and he was brought to shore.
The M.E. also identified him Monday as 22-year-old Peter Gerges.
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