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POIPU County Ocean Safety Bureau officials closed Brenneckes Beach Saturday due to a shark sighting.
POIPU — County Ocean Safety Bureau officials closed Brennecke’s Beach Saturday due to a shark sighting.
Lifeguards reported that a roughly 8-foot shark was seen off shore Saturday afternoon, according to a county press release.
As a safety precaution, OSB officials advised no swimming until further notice, and signs were posted to warn beachgoers of the sighting.
Lifeguards will reassess the area this morning to determine if the beach can be reopened.
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