POSTED: 04:46 p.m. HST, Oct 23, 2012
LAST UPDATED: 06:39 a.m. HST, Oct 24, 2012
A man in his 40s died after running into trouble in waters off a Makaha beach late Tuesday morning.
The man was snorkeling with other people shortly before noon when he became unconscious, police said.
The man may have suffered a medical condition which contributed to his death, a spokeswoman for the city Emergency Services Department said.
The vctim was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead at 11:52 a.m., police said.