Visitor dies after snorkeling in waters off Waipuilani Park

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Maui police report that a visitor died after snorkeling in waters off Waipuilani Park in Kihei Monday.

At about 10:05 a.m., Phillip Green, 61, of Dallas, Oregon was snorkeling when he experienced some difficulty and called for help.

His son and a bystander brought him to shore where emergency crews performed life-saving measures but were unable to resuscitate him.

Green was transported by paramedics to the hospital when he was pronounced dead.

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