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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Woman an apparent drowning victim on Big Island

Advertiser Staff

A 28-year-old woman apparently drowned yesterday at Keei Beach in Kona.

A news release from the Hawaii County Fire Department says units responded to a call at 6:10 p.m.

Firefighters and paramedics found the woman on the rocky shoreline, with bystanders performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Paramedics took the woman to Kona Community Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.