Honolulu Ocean Safety rescues unresponsive bodysurfer from Makapuu

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — Honolulu Ocean Safety rescued an unresponsive bodysurfer in his 60s from the ocean at Makapuu Beach Park on Friday, April 30.

Honolulu Emergency Medical Services (EMS) says the man was brought to an emergency room in critical condition.

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According to EMS, Ocean Safety staff performed CPR on the bodysurfer before medical personnel arrived.

The incident occurred around 2:30 p.m. Friday, EMS officials said.

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