Maryland visitor dies after getting into trouble while snorkeling off Waianae

Maryland visitor dies after getting into trouble while snorkeling off Waianae
(Source: HNN File)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man snorkeling off Waianae has died after being hospitalized in critical condition.

A paddle boarder spotted Christian Boulden, of Maryland, not moving off shore of the Pililaau Army Recreation Center around 5 p.m. Thursday.

A lifeguard helped the paddleboarder bring the 54-year-old to shore.

Lifeguards and firefighters gave Boulden CPR until paramedics arrived to take over care and take him to a hospital. An autopsy will determine his exact cause of death.

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