Search underway for missing snorkeler off Maui

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The Coast Guard is searching for a missing snorkeler in waters off Maui.

The incident was reported just before 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Officials say the 56-year-old man was last seen by the sailing vessel Gauguin, struggling to swim near Molokini Island at about 5:30 p.m. He wearing a white rash guard and board shorts, but not a life jacket.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Coast Guard at (808) 842-2600.

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