71-year-old man dies after incident at Kapolei beach

71-year-old man dies after incident at Kapolei beach

KAPOLEI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 71-year-old man has died one day after nearly drowning at Electric Beach in west Oahu.

Emergency responders said the man was in extremely critical condition when he was taken to a nearby hospital Thursday afternoon.

The following day, they confirmed that he died at the hospital.

He has been identified as John Van Noord, a resident of San Francisco, California.

An autopsy will determine his exact cause of death.

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