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2 Missing Surfers Found off Oahu’s North Shore

February 14, 2012, 7:29 AM HST
* Updated February 14, 7:34 AM
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By Maui Now Staff

A Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued two Australian surfers missing on Oahu’s North Shore on Monday.

The incident was reported at around 7:45 p.m. near the Jockos surf spot.

The men were found by a coastguard helicopter crew about three hours later, clinging to a single surfboard.

The surfers, ages 21 and 26, were transferred to emergency medical services at Ali’i Beach Park.

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***Supporting information courtesy US Coast Guard, Hawaii

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