Oct 18, 2013 12:47 PM by AP
WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) - Police on Maui say a 71-year-old Louisiana man along a Maui beach.
The Maui News reports Brian Avenel of Mandeville died Thursday.
Police at 12:37 p.m. received a report of a man drowning near the public beach access south of Kaanapali (kahn-a-PAH'-lee) Shores.
Firefighters and paramedics attempted cardiopulmonary resuscitation but the man could not be revived.
Police say he died at the scene.