California man dies in waters off Kanaha Beach Park

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A man is dead after being pulled from waters off Kanaha Beach Park.

Maui police identified the victim as Allen J. Chung, 47, of San Francisco.

The call came in at 3:51 p.m. Thursday from an area called Kite Beach, after Chung was reportedly spotted floating face down in the water.

Ocean safety personnel on rescue watercraft found him unresponsive approximately 400 yards from the Kahului Wastewater Treatment Plant.

A passing kite surfer stopped and assisted the officer with him to shore.

Firefighters and paramedics initiated CPR, but were unable to revive Chung. He died at the scene.

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