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Man drowns after being pulled from ocean in NE Broward

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The spot in Hillsboro Beach from where the drowning victim was pulled. The spot in Hillsboro Beach from where the drowning victim was pulled.

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (WSVN) -- A man has died after he was pulled from the water in Hillsboro Beach, and attempts to resuscitate him were unsuccessful.

According to fire rescue officials, the swimmer was pulled from the ocean just south of the Embassy Suites in the town of Hillsboro Beach, located in Northeastern Broward County, Friday afternoon.

The victim was transported to Broward Health North where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators have not released the man's identity. The circumstances behind his drowning remain under investigation.

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