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Shark sighting closes Kauai’s Haena Beach

Ocean Safety officials closed Kauai’s Haena Beach to swimming this afternoon due to a shark sighting.

Lifeguards reported seeing a five-to-six-foot Galapagos shark at about 3 p.m.

Signs have been posted to warn beachgoers of the sighting. Officials advise the public to steer clear of the water.

Lifeguards will assess the beach Thursday morning.

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