Man dies after having trouble breathing while hiking in Kaena Point

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Published: Jun. 26, 2022 at 4:42 PM HST|Updated: Jun. 27, 2022 at 5:01 AM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police said a 40-year-old man has died Sunday after hiking in the Kaena Point area.

Authorities said the man had trouble breathing at around 11:30 a.m. when he was rushed to the hospital and later pronounced dead.

Police said the incident was classified as an unattended death and that there are no signs of suspicious circumstances.

Meanwhile, the Honolulu Fire Department also rescued an unresponsive bicyclist on the Kaena Point Trail on Sunday afternoon.

Bystanders say that the 24-year-old male had become unresponsive and one of them began to perform CPR.

HFD say they were able to put the bicyclist on a stretcher where he was then airlifted to a landing zone at Yokohama Bay.

Upon arrival, treatment was transferred to Honolulu Emergency Medical Services personnel.

No word yet on the biker’s condition.

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