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2 soldiers drown off Kualoa

  • DENNIS ODA / doda@staradvertiser.com

    Two Schofield soldiers died Friday while trying to swim back from Chinaman's Hat. One other person was injured. Police surrounded one of the drowning victims, who was covered in a blue tarp.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
    It was a hectic scene at Kualoa Regional Park where a dead person was brought to after an accident off Chinaman's hat.
  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Police surround the victim.
  • DENNIS ODA / doda@staradvertiser.com

    A Coast Guard helicopter cruised the shoreline Friday around Chinaman's Hat. The channel between the island and Kualoa is susceptible to strong currents.

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