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Tri-State man dies on vacation in Virginia
COVINGTON, Ky. (WKRC) -- A Tri-State family's vacation ended in tragedy.
According to the Virginian-Pilot newspaper, Stuart Hooper died after being rescued from the ocean in the Outer Banks in the first week of August 2014.
Officials say the 44-year-old was struggling in the water in a strong rip current.
Rescuers pulled him out and performed CPR.
They say Hooper regained his pulse, but died the next day.
Hooper is the co-founder of CitiLogics, an engineering firm in Covington.
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