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Snow on Mauna Kea is seen Friday Jan. 31, 2014, behind a statue of the Hawaiian King Kamehameha in Hilo, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Tim Wright)
Salt Lake City man dies after falling on cruise ship near Hawaii

By Michael McFall

| The Salt Lake Tribune

First Published Feb 01 2014 05:01 pm • Last Updated Feb 01 2014 10:20 pm

A Salt Lake City man died Friday after hitting his head while on a cruise ship near a Hawaiian island, according to a newspaper.

The Honolulu Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed James C. Harte, 87, of Salt Lake City, died. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser said Harte fell and hit his head about 10:30 p.m. Monday, according to the Honolulu police. Harte went to the hospital Thursday but died Friday night, the Hawaiian newspaper adds. Harte’s autopsy is scheduled for Monday, according to the examiner’s office.

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