KEHENA BEACH (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man died Sunday while swimming in waters off Kehena Beach, Big Island fire officials said.
First responders were initially dispatched to a swimmer in distress at around 2:20 p.m.
After searching the area, they located the man on a rocky shoreline area without any signs of life. He was later pronounced dead.
Officials said the victim was overcome by strong surf while swimming.
Hi identity has not been released.