MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Miami-Dade man died Saturday afternoon from an apparent drowning in Miami Beach.READ MORE: COVID uptick being felt across South Florida as CDC recommends taking added precautions
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: Gov. Ron DeSantis to sign off on housing money
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: Second Suspected Case Of Monkeypox In Broward Under Investigation
An official cause of death will be issued once an autopsy is completed.