(LOS ANGELES) -- A man is in the hospital after a near drowning Thursday evening in Venice Beach.
The Los Angeles Fire Department says the 27-year-old man was pulled from the high surf.
Lifeguards and LAFD performed CPR and the man was transported to the hospital.
Although the surf is starting to subside, LA County lifeguards say it will be all hands on deck in preparation for the holiday weekend.
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