No updates have been released after witnesses say they saw two paragliders land in the ocean off Keawakapu Beach in South Maui last night.
At 7:17 p.m., moments after sunset, Maui Fire Department Fire fighters responded to Keawekapu Beach for a report of two paragliders that landed in the ocean. Witnesses said they saw what appeared to be two paragliders enter the water approximately a 1/2 to 3 miles off of Keawekapu Beach.
An ocean search is being conducted with the Fire Department’s Rescue Boat, along with a Coast Guard helicopter and their 45 foot rescue boat. This is an ongoing incident, information will given as it becomes available.