Identification of the 44-year-old surfer that was found unresponsive in waters of off Ehukai Beach Park on Oahu’s North Shore is currently pending.
A surfer found the man in the water around 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Off-duty first responders acted diligently, brought him to shore and immediately performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Off-duty lifeguards waiting for their shift at 9 am responded quickly as well, helping with CPR until Emergency Medical Services arrived.
“Paramedics continued advanced life-saving treatment and took him in critical condition to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.” – Hawaii Star Advertiser