HFD searches for missing hikers near Tripler

MOANALUA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu Fire Department rescue crews are looking for three missing hikers -- two men and one woman -- who got lost along the Moanalua Ridge Trail on Thursday.

The trio called for help from a cellphone that had a weak signal at about 6:45 p.m. Thursday. Rescue crews resumed their search at about 6:30 a.m. Friday when conditions improved.

A helicopter is on the way.

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