Around 3:30 p.m. a paraglider ran into some trouble and crash landed into the water at Makapuu Beach.
After the hard landing the 60-year-old suffered scratches and abrasions from trying to climb the rocks to get out of the water.
Ocean Safety Rescue lifeguards responded to the incident and brought the injured paraglider to shore.
The paraglider was transported to the trauma center in serious condition.
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