POSTED: 8:09 p.m. HST, Jun 8, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 8:09 p.m. HST, Jun 8, 2014
A 73-year-old visitor from Pennsylvania died Sunday during a guided snorkeling activity off Wailea Point in Kihei.
According to Maui police, John Ready of Hatboro, Penn., was found floating about 100 yards from shore around 12:15 p.m. CPR was performed on Ready until first responders brought him to shore.
Ready was transported to Maui Memorial Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
Police said Ready was a passenger on a Pacific Whale Foundation cruise boat and was snorkeling at the time of the incident.
The cause of death is unknown pending the results of an autopsy.