MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Miami-Dade man died Saturday afternoon from an apparent drowning in Miami Beach.READ MORE: 3 Children Injured In NW Miami-Dade Crash
Miami Beach police and rescue units responded to the 82 Street Beach where a man was pulled unresponsive from the ocean, authorities said.READ MORE: Miami-Dade Residents Gather To Protest Closure Of Matheson Hammock Park's West Entrance
The man was identified by police as 55-year-old Anthony Waiters.
Waiters had been at his girlfriend’s family reunion at a nearby pavilion, police said.MORE NEWS: RNC Donors Gather To Hear Trump, Others In Palm Beach, The GOP's 'New Political Power Center'
An official cause of death will be issued once an autopsy is completed.