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Texas woman dies at Seven Sacred Pools on Maui

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HANA, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A 54-year-old female visitor from Texas died at Oheo Gulch -- also known as the Seven Sacred Pools -- near Hana, according to the Maui Fire Department.

Firefighters found the unconscious victim lying halfway in the water of a lower pool. Witnesses said she was on a narrow ledge, about 15 to 20 feet above, and tried to get to another pool, but fell. Bystanders then performed CPR on the victim, but were unsuccessful. The victim was later pronounced dead at the scene.

Officials have not released any further details.

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