Utah man dies after fall on Hawaii cruise ship

By ABC 4 News

Published 02/01 2014 05:17PM

Updated 02/01 2014 05:29PM

ABC 4 News
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) -- A man from Salt Lake City died after falling on a cruise ship off the coast of Hawaii Island.

The Honolulu Medical Examiner's Office confirmed to ABC 4 Utah that 87-year-old James Harte of Salt Lake City died. The office said the cause and manner of death were unknown. An autopsy was scheduled for Monday, the medical examiner's office said.

Police told the Honolulu Star-Advertiser that Harte fell and hit his head at about 10:30 p.m. on Monday. He died on Friday, according to the newspaper.

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