MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A good Samaritan has died after trying to save two people from drowning.
Chopper4 was over Miami Beach near 54 Street about an hour before sunset.READ MORE: Passing Asteroid Lights Up South Florida Sky
Police say a 49-year-old man ran into the ocean to help a father and young girl who were in trouble.READ MORE: Woman Fatally Shot By Police Serving Eviction At Brickell Building Identified As 40-Year-Old Stephanie Voikin
But that man ended up being rushed to a hospital where he died Wednesday night.MORE NEWS: Vince Lago Wins Coral Gables Mayoral Race
A second person was able to rescue the child, but the father is still missing.