Man dies of apparent drowning south of Keauhou Bay

Police on Thursday interview witnesses to an apparent drowning in waters south of Keauhou Bay. (Photos by Max Dible/West Hawaii Today)

The Hula Kai heads back out to sea after docking at Keauhou Bay to transport a 77-year-old male to first responders. The man was later pronounced dead of an apparent drowning.

KAILUA-KONA — A 77-year-old man died Thursday morning of an apparent drowning.