Blake Island diver died of heart attack



PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) — An autopsy determined that a 49-year-old Poulsbo man who died while diving near Blake Island suffered a heart attack.

The Kitsap County coroner’s office confirmed that Guy A. Snell died of natural causes.

He was spearfishing with other divers Saturday and failed to come up. His body was found about 50 feet under water.

The Snohomish County medical examiner’s office has not yet released the name or cause of death for a 55-year-old Edmonds man who died Saturday while diving near Edmonds.


Information from: Kitsap Sun,