Patrick Corbett of Gunnison died cliff jumping in Hilo, Hawaii

HILO, Hawaii - A Colorado man died cliff jumping in Hawaii last month.

Hawaii Police have identified a man who drowned on the Big Island March 23 as 37-year-old Patrick Corbett of Gunnison.

Police say they got a report that there was a swimmer in distress at Orr's Beach in Puna. An investigation revealed that Corbett had been jumping off cliffs into the water when he became caught in a current and was pulled under.

Fire Department personnel rescued him from the water. He was taken to Hilo Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
 

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