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Maui man dies after found unconscious under large tree

NAPILI, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A Napili man died Monday from his injuries after he was found unconscious under a large tree, Maui police said.

Police said Joseph Bento, 57, had been clearing his property in the Honokohau Valley and was later discovered laying under the tree by his friend at about 5 p.m. Emergency personnel arrived at the location and performed CPR on Bento, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

An autopsy will determine his cause of death.

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