Maui Man Pulled from Waters off Spreckelsville

April 17, 2017, 5:32 AM HST · Updated April 17, 5:34 AM
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Aerial file photo of Kahului/Spreckelsville by Wendy Osher.

Emergency crews were called to a report of an unresponsive male pulled from the ocean at a North Shore beach known as, “Camp One,” off of Stable Road in Spreckelsville at 6:23 p.m. on Saturday, April 15, 2017.

Maui Fire Services Chief Edward Taomoto said a swimmer in the area discovered the man floating and brought him to shore, where other bystanders initiated CPR.

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Pāʻia firefighters and police arrived at around 6:30 p.m. and took over CPR from beachgoers. Paramedics took over advanced care life support, but despite all life-saving efforts the man died at the scene.

Fire officials say the male victim was a Maui man in his late 50s.

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