Visitor airlifted from Hanakapiai Valley

HANAKAPIAI, KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 25-year-old visitor from Arlington, Virginia was airlifted from Hanakapiai Valley Friday afternoon due to a non-life threatening injury.

The woman had been hiking on the Kalalau Trail between Hanakapiai Beach and the falls at about 3 p.m. when she sustained a leg injury.

Rescue 3 aboard Air 1 responded to the scene and airlifted the woman to Princeville Airport. Medics then transported her to Wilcox Hospital.

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