Surfer dies in apparent drowning near Sea Life Park

Published  3:22 PM HST Jan 09, 2013
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WAIMANALO, Hawaii -

The medical examiner's office has identified the man who died after he was pulled from waters across Sea Life Park on Tuesday.

He is identified as 44-year-old Dwayne Scharsch from Waimanalo.  Scharsch was a local professional surfer.

Paramedics responded with Ocean Safety crews at 3 p.m.  Scharsch was taken to an area hospital in critical condition where he later died.

The medical examiner did not have a cause of death.

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