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Man apparently drowns while swimming off Boca Raton

Posted: 7:56 PM, Aug 15, 2019
Updated: 2019-08-16 09:09:10-04
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BOCA RATON, Fla. — A man has died after Boca Raton police told WPTV he possibly drowned while swimming in the ocean Thursday afternoon.

The Coast Guard and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission also responded to the scene.

The unidentified man was transported to Boca Raton Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No more information was immediately available.