South Korean woman dies after snorkeling at Hanauma Bay
72-year-old woman found unresponsive 15-20 yards from shore
Ocean Safety officials say a woman from South Korea was found unresponsive in waters at Hanauma Bay Wednesday.
The woman was found at around 1:50 p.m. about 15-to-20-yards from shore.
Officials say she had been snorkeling and a relative brought her to shore and alerted lifeguards.
Lifeguards commenced with CPR until paramedics arrived.
She was transported in critical condition and police say the 72-year-old woman later died.
According to authorities, the woman's death might have been due to cardiac arrest.
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