Body recovered below waterfall near Hawaii island’s Honopue Valley

Hawaii County firefighters recovered the body of a man south of Honopue Valley Sunday.

Kayakers discovered the body just before 11 a.m. floating in a pool at the bottom of a large waterfall.

Officials say the body was partially clothed and semi-decomposed. Crews airlifted the body to waiting authorities.

The body has not been identified and the incident remains under investigation.

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