The body of a Captain Cook woman has been recovered from Kona's Kua Bay.
The Hawaii Tribune-Herald reports 44-year-old Carol Vandermyden died Friday.
The Big Island Fire Department says in a statement that Vandermyden went to the beach with her husband.
She was spotted floating face-down in the water. Bystanders began CPR and called the fire department at 2:11 p.m.
Vandermyden was pronounced dead at Kona Hospital at 3:24 p.m.
An autopsy has been ordered to determine cause of death.
Kua Bay is north of Kailua-Kona town.