Scuba diver died of a heart attack

An autopsy revealed that James Allen Metzger, 69, a visitor from Phoenix, Ariz., died of a heart attack Monday. An experienced and certified scuba diver, he apparently lost consciousness while diving with a charter tour company in waters north of Polihale State Park. He was pronounced dead at Kaua’i Veterans Memorial Hospital at the West Kaua’i Medical Center in Waimea.


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