Wednesday, July 16, 2014
(Kaanapali, HI) -- A tourist from Texas is dead after drowning off Maui. Police say it happened yesterday morning in front of Mahina Resort in Kaanapali. Witnesses say they saw the victim floating face down about 25 feet from shore. The victim, 67-year-old Patrice Smith of Denton, was pulled out of the water and someone began conducting CPR until first responders arrived on scene. She was rushed in critical condition to the Maui Memorial Medical Center and later pronounced dead.