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California man dies in water off Maui

HONOLULU (AP) - Police on Maui say a 63-year-old California man died in the water off Black Rock in Lahaina (la-HAY'-nah).

Police say Eugene Chu of San Bernardino was pulled from the water Wednesday.

Witnesses told police they spotted Chu at 11:22 a.m. floating face-down about 75 yards from shore.

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports others on the beach pulled Chu to shore and attempted cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Maui Fire Department personnel continued CPR but Chu could not be revived.

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