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Man Drowns in Ocean Off Miami Beach, Woman Hospitalized

A man has died and a woman was hospitalized after they were reported to be in distress in the ocean off Miami Beach Wednesday morning.

Miami Beach Fire Rescue and police responded to the area of Ocean Drive and 6th Street around 9 a.m.

Officials said the man drowned and the woman was pulled from the ocean by water rescue and taken to Mount Sinai Medical Center, where her condition was unknown.

No other information was immediately known and the incident remained under investigation.

Check back with NBC 6 for updates.

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