Man dies in snorkeling incident off of Molokini Crater

Man dies in snorkeling incident off of Molokini Crater

MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Coast guard responded to a call of an unresponsive male aboard the vessel The Odyssey at about 9 a.m. Sunday morning.

The Maui County Police Department identifies the man as Jonathan Owens of Louisville, Kentucky.

The boat was on a snorkeling tour to Molokini Crater when the incident happened.

The 58-year-old was transported to Maalaea Harbor and transferred to local authorities.

The cause of his death is pending an autopsy.

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