Alabama man dies after being pulled from rough waters in the Gulf


An Alabama man has died after being pulled from rough waters in the gulf. 

Reports say officers were called to 17643 Front Beach road in response to a water call. When they arrived, 31 year-old Darrius Stone jr. of Birmingham, Alabama was unresponsive and being pulled from the water by four individuals. 

Several people tried CPR on Stone. Witnesses say stone was swimming with a group of friends when they lost sight of him. 

He was transported to Bay Medical Beach emergency room where he later died. 

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