Boaters rescued off Waialae Beach Park

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -Eight people who were stranded aboard a sailboat off Waialae Beach Park are now safe on land.

Their boat got stuck on a reef, close to the Kahala Hotel, at about 6:30 p.m. Sunday.

A fire department helicopter carried them to shore.

No one was hurt.

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