Snorkeler dies on Maui

Maui Fire Department
Maui Fire Department

Maui police say an autopsy will be conducted on a California tourist who died Monday while snorkeling.

Police say 61-year-old Michael Loughran, of Napa, was snorkeling off the Kaanapali Beach Club when he was caught in a strong current.

He had problems swimming back to shore, so a kayaker helped rescue him.

Once he got to the beach, he collapsed and died.

The autopsy will help determined his cause of death.

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