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Man dies in Coney Island surf

September 3, 2011 2:15:25 PM PDT
A tragic start to the holiday weekend for a family holding a barbecue on Coney Island.

Rescuers recovered the body of Arnaldo Galarza, 21, from the water Friday night.

His family says he was playing with his nephew in the surf when he got caught in a rip current.

CPR was performed at the scene but he could not be revived.


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