Maui man dies clearing property
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Maui man dies clearing property


Maui authorities are investigating the death of a 57-year-old Napili man who died on Monday while clearing his property in Honokohau Valley. 

Maui police said a friend found Joseph Bento unconscious with multiple injuries under a large tree.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The case is classified as a fatal miscellaneous accident.

An autopsy is being performed to determine the cause of his death.

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