Rescue workers search for missing diver off Hollywood Beach

Search for missing diver off Hollywood (WPLG)

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Authorities are searching for a diver who was reported missing in waters off Hollywood Beach.

The diver has been identified as 36-year-old Vitali Kremez, who was last seen wearing a black wetsuit and scuba tank.

Police said Kremez went in the water around 9 a.m. and did not return.

Helicopters were seen hovering over the beach near South Ocean Drive.

The search remains ongoing.

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David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.