Ocean Safety officials have closed Kekaha Beach to swimming until further notice due to a shark sighting.
Lifeguards report that a roughly eight-foot shark was sighted off shore. The type of shark is unknown.
As a safety precaution, Ocean Safety officials are advising no swimming until further notice. Lifeguards will continue to monitor the beach.
The beach will remain closed until at least tomorrow morning when lifeguards will reassess if it can be reopened.
For updates, speak to a county lifeguard or call the Ocean Safety Bureau at 241-4984.