California visitor dies after swimming in Maui waters

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Maui police are investigating the death of a visitor from California.

Police say Eugene Chu, 63, of San Bernadino was seen Friday morning floating face down in the ocean fronting Black Rock in Lahaina.

Beachgoers pulled him to shore and performed CPR.

Chu never recovered and was pronounced dead.

An autopsy will determine his cause of death.

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