Coast Guard to search overnight for missing diver


Young. Crews are still searching for a 56-year-old missing diver on the West side. Friends say the missing man and his son went into the water at Mokuleia and started making their way around Kaena Point. The two then lost contact with each other. The son made it back to shore and called authorities around 2:40 this afternoon. Witnesses last spotted the diver, wearing green swim trunks, about 100 yards off shore by Kaena point. H-F-D did an aerial search and had rescue boats searching near shore and out at sea. 16:44 SO FAR WE WERE ABLE TO RECOVER SOME DIVING EQUIPMENT WE ARE NOT SURE IF IT’S THE DIVERS EQUIPMENT WE ARE TRYING TO CONFIRM IT WITH THE FAMILY SO WE HAVE IT ON BOARD ONE OF OUR BOATS RIGHT NOW WE ARE BRINGING IT IN SHORTLY 53 Fire officials say the diver is not wearing a weight belt– making it easier for crews to find him. The U.S. Coast Guard is continuing the

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