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Hilo man identified as apparent drowning victim


Big Island police have identified a man who apparently drowned while swimming Monday as Noah Jolet Konelios, 28, of Hilo.

Police and firefighters responded to a report of a swimmer in distress at Puu Maile Beach Park, a diving and fishing area inaccessible by car, about 1:25 p.m. Monday.

A fire department diver recovered Konelios from the ocean floor. He died at Medical Center at 2:40 p.m.

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