Visitor drowns at Hanauma Bay

Courtesy: William Nimmo
Courtesy: William Nimmo

A 63-year-old man was found in waters off Hanauma Bay, according to the Honolulu Emergency Services Department.

The incident happened shortly after 11:40 a.m. Thursday.

Officials say Ocean Safety lifeguards found the man under water.

Lifeguards brought the man to shore, where he was pronounced dead.

Ocean Safety officials believe the victim is a Korean visitor.

His identity has not been released at this time.

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