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Tourist Found Floating Died of Heart Attack

April 17, 2012, 11:54 AM HST
* Updated April 17, 4:52 PM
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Big Island police today said that an autopsy performed on a Montana man found floating at a Kona beach park a week ago determined that he died of cardiac arrest.

Edward Woyciehowicz was pulled from the water by a lifeguard at Kahalu‘u Beach Park on April 10.

Attempts to resuscitate the 68-year-old man from Missoula were unsuccessful and he was taken to Kona Community Hospital where he was declared dead.

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