Hiker critically injured on trail near Makapuu lookout

Source: Joanne Lopes from Facebook
Source: Joanne Lopes from Facebook

MAKAPUU, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Emergency Medical Services say a 27-year-old hiker is in critical condition after he possibly fell from a hiking trail across from the Makapuu lookout.

Fire officials say other hikers spotted the man "not moving" around 75 feet below the Makapuu-TomTom trail which starts at the Makapuu lookout and follows the ridgeline all the way to Waimanalo.

It is not known at this time if the hiker fell.

Fire rescue crews say the man was conscious when they reached him and that he had visible injuries.

Rescue crews took him to awaiting ambulance across of Sea Life Park.

We will have more on this developing story when information becomes available.

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