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Man nearly drowns after jumping from Black Rock in Lahaina


A 25-year-old man was in critical condition after nearly drowning at a popular diving spot in Lahaina Friday evening.

According to a Maui Fire Department report, the man jumped off the back side of Black Rock, surfaced, but submerged again.

Friends of the victim, who was identified only as a tourist, pulled him from the water and performed CPR until paramedics arrived.

The man was transported to Maui Memorial Medical Center in critical condition.

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