Man dies in waters off Kanaha Beach

A man was pronounced dead after he was found floating in waters off Kanaha Beach Park Thursday afternoon in Kahului, police said.

Police said the elderly man’s name wasn’t being released, pending notification of his family.

Wailuku patrol officers were called to the park at about 1 p.m. Thursday to investigate reports of a body floating in waters off the beach. Life-saving efforts were started before the man was pronounced dead, police said.

The cause of his death remained undetermined. Police initiated an unattended death investigation.

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