The search for a 28-year-old Chicago man, who was swept into the ocean at Queen’s Bath on Kauai while taking photos, entered its second day.
The Coast Guard identified the missing man as 28-year-old Mykola Grebeniuk.
Grebeniuk was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and green shorts.
The Coast Guard’s HH-65 helicopter and the cutter Galvston Island are also assisting Kauai fire rescue crews.
Kauai fire official said the man was visiting the tide pool in Princeville at about 10 a.m. Thursday with his wife and friends. when he was swept out to sea by a wave.
A high surf warning has been in effect for the North Shore of Kauai since Monday and remains in effect until 6 p.m.