Coast Guard suspends search for Maui fisherman who apparently fell overboard

Crews conducted 30 searches over two days.

Coast Guard suspends search for Maui fisherman who apparently fell overboard
Apparently, the man went overboard on the Kawaiola. (Image: Hawaii News Now) (Ancheta, Dillon)

MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Coast Guard has suspended its search Thursday for a missing fisherman off Maui.

Crews conducted around 30 searches over a two-day period.

On Sunday, the 68-foot fishing vessel called Kawaiola made a distress call saying one of the crew members apparently went overboard.

The incident happened around 80 miles north of Hana.

The missing man has not been identified yet.

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