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California visitor dies in Miscellaneous Accident at pool in Kīhei

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A California man has died in a miscellaneous fatal accident reported Tuesday evening in the pool area of a resort complex in Kīhei.

Officers responded to the call at around 7:19 p.m. on Aug. 2, regarding an unresponsive man, located at 980 South Kīhei Road.

Upon arrival, life-saving measures were being performed by bystanders until first responders arrived on the scene, where life-saving measures continued; however, those measures proved unsuccessful, according to police.

The victim has since been identified as Anand Kumar Shankar, 69, of Fremont, California.

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


The incident is classified as a miscellaneous fatal accident.

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