Body found near Queen’s Bath

PRINCEVILLE — A body was recovered from a pool of water near Queen’s Bath Sunday afternoon, but the death is not being reported as a drowning.

Kaua‘i Police Department reports that Dispatch received a call at 11:57 a.m. from a bystander who reported the discovery of a body off of the trail leading to Queen’s Bath. Fire Department personnel responded and declared the victim deceased at the scene, according to County spokeswoman Sarah Blane.

Police were sent to the scene aboard the Air-1 helicopter to investigate and recover the body. There was no missing person report prior to the discovery, according to Blane.

Police are investigating to determine the time, place and cause of death.

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