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Apparent Drowning Victim Identified

Posted June 2nd, 2014 @ 4:00pm

The Honolulu Medical Examiner's office has identified the man who died in an apparent drowning near Laie Point on Friday as 26-year-old Traison Ako of Waianae. He jumped into the water from a nearby cliff to help a family member who got into trouble in the water. Firefighters and lifeguards found Ako unconscious. He was brought to shore and pronounced dead at the scene.

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