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Girl Injured in Shore Break at DT Fleming

April 25, 2019, 3:15 PM HST
* Updated April 26, 7:04 AM
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A 10-year-old girl suffered a possible spinal injury in a water accident at DT Fleming Beach in Kapalua on Thursday morning, April 25, 2019. The incident was reported at around 9:50 a.m.

Fire officials say the girl was reportedly bodyboarding and was thrown from a wave in one-to-two-foot shorebreak.

She was transported to the Maui Memorial Medical Center in stable condition for further care.

Officials say the girl is believed to be a visitor from California.

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