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Sunday evening, a 51-year-old man died after being pulled ashore by lifeguards.
Rescue crews worked on the man for a while on the beach, there is no official word yet on his condition.
The Sheriff's office believes alcohol plaid a role in the man's death.
Two Coast Guard members helped rescue a man from drowning 20 yards off of Wrightsville Beach on Monday night. Petty Officer 3rd Class Forrest Jones and Fireman Kyle Boeckmann were standing on the station pier around 8:30 p.m. when they heard shouts for help.
A man drowned Thursday morning in Southport while trying to get to his drifting boat.
A man drowned and three children were rescued from ocean waters on the North Carolina coast where rip current warnings had been posted.
A man from Virginia has died after being caught in a rip current off North Carolina's Outer Banks.
A Wake Forest mom wants to raise awareness about the dangers of rip currents, after her 17-year-old daughter's death.
Family and friends came together Friday evening to remember Austin Potter. Potter and his girlfriend's son both died after being caught in rip currents on Tuesday.