Kamaole I, II, and III Park Beaches Closed Due to Shark Sighting

December 12, 2009, 1:42 PM HST · Updated December 12, 1:42 PM

shark_sign_164County ocean safety officers and DLNR personnel are monitoring the near shore waters off of the three Kamaole Beach Parks in Kihei following a confirmed sighting of a shark estimated to be around 10-12 ft in size. The shoreline waters of Kamaole I, II, and III are closed to beachgoers at this time. Ocean safety officers believe that an adult dolphin and baby dolphin reported to be in the area may have attracted the shark.


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