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Elderly man dies after being found unresponsive in waters off Kailua beach

KAILUA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

An elderly Kailua man has died after he was found unresponsive in waters off Kailua Beach Park on Friday. 

EMS officials say the man was paddling in a canoe before he was found at around 8:30 Friday morning. 

Paramedics rushed him to the hospital in critical condition where he later died. 

The man has been identified as 76-year-old Melvyn Chow. 

An autopsy will be performed to determine his exact cause of death. 

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