Tokyo man rescued from waters near Black Rock Beach

Tokyo man rescued from waters near Black Rock Beach

KAANAPALI, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Tokyo man was found floating face down in the waters off of Puu Kekaa on Maui when he was rescued by first responders.

Maui police were first to arrive to the scene after 1:16 p.m. followed by Lahaina firefighters who administered CPR until paramedics arrived around 1:30 p.m.

The victim was a 74-year-old man visiting from Tokyo who had been swimming on the south side of Puu Kekaa, commonly known as Black Rock, and was last seen using a flotation device before being rescued.

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