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Man pulled from water Wednesday has died

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Posted at 8:24 PM, Jun 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-03 13:50:17-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — UPDATE 6/3/21 - KRIS 6 News has learned that the man pulled from water at Padre Island on Wednesday is dead.

The name of the man has not yet been released.

ORIGINAL STORY - A beach rescue took place on Padre Island Wednesday afternoon.

CCFD's Batallion Chief Michael Gilley told KRIS 6 that a medic unit and engine company went to the southside of the jetties at beach marker 214 near Gulfstream Condominiums around 3:30 p.m.

When they got there, they picked up a man that was pulled out of the water and they transported him to Bay Area Medical Center.

There is currently no update on the man’s condition.