Waiehu beach reopens after shark bite

 UPDATED 7:36 AM HST Nov 06, 2012
Police at Maui beach
WAILUKU, Hawaii -

State and county officials reopened the beach area in Waihee Monday where a diver was bitten by a shark Sunday morning.

The beach had been closed from Round Table to the Paukukalo River Mouth since after 8 a.m. Sunday.

Maui County Ocean Safety and the Department of Land and Natural Resources evaluated the area and opened the beach at 11 a.m. Monday.

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