The paddle surfer approaching the man in the water. The blue dot is the light on the buoy the paddle surfer is standing on his board to the right of it.

paddle surfer rescues a drowning man

Thursday evening around 8:30pm a Good Samaritan who was paddle surfing in Shillshole bay responded to calls for help from the water and shouts from the beach and rescued one of two drowning men. The coast guard and EMS arrived shortly after and searched for second swimmer. It is unknown whether or not the second man was found. More details and photos at www.emilyweaverbrown.typepad.com/

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