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Hokule'a crew member McKenney found dead at Makapuu

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A well-known Hawaiian navigator and teacher has died.

The body of Ka'au McKenney was found below the cliffs near the Makapuu lighthouse.

Police do not suspect foul play.

The husband and father of two was a 7th grade teacher at Punahou School and a longtime member of the Polynesian Voyaging Society.

McKenney reportedly made four trips with the Hokule'a and its sister ship and was training for an around the world voyage next year.

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