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Snorkeler Dies After Being Rescued in La Jolla

A snorkeler died after being rescued from the water in La Jolla Monday evening, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department (SDFD).

SDFD said a kayaker went to help the snorkeler around 5:15 p.m. just east of La Jolla Cove. The kayaker helped lifeguards get the victim to land where CPR was performed.

The victim was trasported to Scripps La Jolla Hospital where he later died.

SDFD said the Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.

No other information was immediately available.

Check back for updates on this developing story. 

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