Thursday, June 26, 2014
HONOLULU (AP) — Police on Maui say a 63-year-old California man died in the water off Black Rock in Lahaina (la-HAY'-nah).
Police say Eugene Chu of San Bernardino was pulled from the water Wednesday.
Witnesses told police they spotted Chu at 11:22 a.m. floating face-down about 75 yards from shore.
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser (http://bit.ly/1sHVEOW) reports others on the beach pulled Chu to shore and attempted cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Maui Fire Department personnel continued CPR but Chu could not be revived.
Information from: Honolulu Star-Advertiser, http://www.staradvertiser.com