Police: Hillsboro Beach kayaker dead after drowning

HILLSBORO BEACH, Fla. (WSVN) – A kayaker’s death, Thursday night, has prompted a death investigation in Hillsboro Beach.

According to Hillsboro Beach Police, the victim is a 50-year-old male and may have accidentally drowned. Upon arrival, fire rescue crews attempted to revive him but could not.

Just before 10 p.m. on Thursday, calls came in that a kayaker had gone missing off the Hillsboro Inlet, near 1159 Hillsboro Mile. The man was reportedly found unresponsive.

The medical examiner has begun a death investigation.

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