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Oregon visitor apparently drowns off Kauai

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POIPU, KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A 75-year-old Oregon man apparently drowned Tuesday while snorkeling off Poipu.

Police identified the man as Harry Evans, of Springfield, Oregon.

Authorities say Evans was snorkeling Tuesday afternoon when friends discovered him unresponsive and pulled him to shore.

He was transported to Wilcox Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

This is Kauai’s first drowning of 2016.

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