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Louisiana man dies on Maui beach

WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) - Police on Maui say a 71-year-old Louisiana man died along a Maui beach.

The Maui News reports Brian Avenel of Mandeville died Thursday.

Police at 12:37 p.m. received a report of a man drowning near the public beach access south of Kaanapali (kahn-a-PAH'-lee) Shores.

Firefighters and paramedics attempted cardiopulmonary resuscitation but the man could not be revived.

Police say he died at the scene.

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