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Body recovered in waters off Waikiki

By Star-Advertiser staff

LAST UPDATED: 11:56 a.m. HST, Jun 18, 2014

A man in his 50s died in shallow water near the Diamond Head area of Waikiki Beach Wednesday morning.

A Honolulu Fire Department official said a surfer reported finding the victim at 6:07 a.m. in two feet of water off a portion of Waikiki Beach fronted by residential homes.

Paramedics responded to the area at the Diamond Head-end of Kalakaua Avenue and pronounced the victim dead at the scene at 6:19 a.m.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine cause of death.

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ryan02 wrote:
Lots of drownings recently. People need to remember that the ocean ALWAYS presents a drowning hazard. Always, no matter how calm it appears.
on June 18,2014 | 08:11AM
username_required wrote:
can make on land, too.
on June 18,2014 | 10:51AM
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