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Coast Guard searching for owner of kayak found floating off Maui

Kayak found in South Maui Waters Kayak found in South Maui Waters
KIHEI, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

The Coast Guard is searching for the owner of a kayak found floating in waters off Maui Saturday.

Officials spotted a blue kayak near Menehune Shores in Kihei.  No one was reported to be in distress, but a message was sent to nearby mariners to try and identify the kayak's owner.

The vessel contained a milk crate, a bag of food, and a plastic fishing float.

Anyone with information is being asked to call the Coast Guard's Honolulu Command Center at 842-2600.

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