Stranded hikers rescued from Stairway to Heaven trail


Honolulu Fire Department say both hikers were rescued around 7:30 a.m. One of the hikers suffered a sprained ankle and was unable to hike out because of the injury. Both hikers were airlifted out.

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Honolulu Fire Department rescue crews are searching for two hikers -- a male and female -- who were stranded on the Stairway to Heaven trail.

HFD said the female sprained her ankle and was unable to walk down.

Rescue crews continued their search at 6:30 a.m. on Monday.

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