BOSTON (WHDH) - A 52-year-old man who was pulled from the water off of South Boston Friday has died, according to state police.

Troopers responded to reports of a swimmer in distress at Carson Beach around 2:40 p.m.

The man was taken to Boston Medical Center for treatment. He was later pronounced dead.

His name has not been released.

The incident is under investigation by state police and the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office.

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