A woman in her 60s was hospitalized in critical condition after she was snorkeling at Hanauma Bay Thursday afternoon, according to Emergency Medical Services officials.
Paramedics were called to the scene at around 1 p.m.
Ocean Safety lifeguards rescued her about 200 yards offshore, according to EMS officials. She was unresponsive but breathing.
The woman was brought to shore by lifeguards. EMS officials say she is a visitor to the islands.