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Las Vegas Man Pulled Unresponsive from High Surf at Keawakapu

August 18, 2021, 4:46 PM HST
* Updated August 18, 4:49 PM
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A Las Vegas man was pulled unresponsive from waters fronting 2960 South Kīhei Road at Keawakapu in South Maui this afternoon.

The incident was reported at around 12:24 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2021.

Upon arrival, life-saving measures were being performed by first responder personnel; however, police say those measures proved unsuccessful.

Police have since identified the victim as 55-year-old Daniel Bunin of Las Vegas, Nevada.

A preliminary police investigation reveals no signs of foul play and an autopsy has been scheduled.

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In addition to police, Fire Department personnel from Ladder 14, and Medics responded to the scene.

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The case is currently classified as a miscellaneous fatal accident.

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