Arizona man dies in Maui beach accident

Arizona man dies in Maui beach accident

KAANAPALI, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - - A 60-year-old Arizona man died on Saturday after he went swimming in the waters fronting the Sheraton Resort on Kaanapali Parkway Drive in west Maui.

Emergency crews responded to the beach at about noon to an unresponsive male. Authorities said the victim, Greg Ira Eveloff, from Scottsdale, Ariz., was swimming with family when he experienced difficulties.

According to officials, the man had lost consciousness as he was being brought to shore. CPR was given to the man before rescue crews arrived on scene.

Despite the lifesaving efforts, Eveloff died at the scene. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the exact cause of death.

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