Fisherman injured after falling on rocks near Makapuu Lighthouse area

MAKAPUU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A fisherman was airlifted out of the Makapuu lighthouse area Sunday morning after falling about 30 feet down the rocks.

Honolulu fire rescue crews were called to the scene just after 7 a.m.

An HFD spokesperson says three men had been fishing since Saturday night and were hiking out when one of them fell.

A helicopter helped airlift the man out, who sustained head and leg injuries. He was transported to the Queen's Medical Center in serious condition.

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