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Puna Information Update for August 4th, 2020

The Hawaii Fire Department (HFD) and United States Coast Guard (USCG) searching for a missing male swimmer last seen in waters off of the Maku'u Coastline Tuesday afternoon (August 4th).

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The Hawaii Fire Department (HFD) along with the Hawaii Police Department (HPD) and United States Coast Guard (USCG) responded to a report of a missing swimmer offshore of Maku'u Coastline Tuesday afternoon (August 4th).


The initial call came in at 3:23 pm Tuesday afternoon and HFD crews from the Paradise Park and Waiakea Fire Stations (Rescue Company 2) along with Chopper 1, Battalion 1, HPD officers from the Puna Patrol and USCG Dolphin Helicopter from Barbers Point, Oahu responded to the scene at the Maku'u Coastline off of Old Government Beach Road.