Man dies after being pulled from waters off Maui

A Maui man has died after being pulled from waters off Maui on Saturday.

He was later identified as 59-year-old Patrick Fase of Wailuku.

Maui police say Fase was net fishing with friends in the area of Spreckelsville. They said he fell into the water and lost consciousness.

Maui Fire Department said he was found floating at a beach known as “Camp One”.

Fase was brought to shore where bystanders started CPR and contacted emergency responders. Paia firefighters and police took over CPR from beachgoers before paramedics arrived.

Despite all their life-saving efforts, Fase died at the scene.

The cause of death is still under investigation.

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