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Man dies after boat capsizes in Kaneohe Bay

KANEOHE (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Honolulu city medical examiner's office has identified an apparent drowning victim as 46-year-old Henry Hoapili Jr. of Kaneohe. Authorities say Hoapili was fishing with two friends early Sunday morning in Kaneohe Bay when their boat overturned about a mile from shore.

 Hoapili got into trouble while he and his friends swam toward shore. The other men escaped uninjured and alerted authorities. The incident is being classified as an unattended death.

An autopsy to determine the exact cause of death is pending.

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