A mother’s mission: Lifeguards to be stationed at Kohanaiki following accident that claimed teen’s life

Lily Able surfing at Kohanaiki. Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today

Lily Able surfing at Kohanaiki Beach Park. (Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

A popular surf spot in West Hawaii will soon be seeing lifeguards thanks in part to a mother who has advocated for them since the tragic death of her teenage daughter last November.