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18-year-old in serious condition after falling 15 feet from Mokulua Islands

LANIKAI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - An 18-year-old man is in serious condition after falling 15 to 18 feet off rocks at the Mokulua Islands in Lanikai.

Authorities say the victim was climbing the backside of the island when a rock gave out and he slipped and fell.

The man suffered injuries to his head, hip and legs as well as multiple other abrasions.

Ocean Safety responded to the call and stabilized the victim before jet-skiing him back to shore. After arriving on shore the victim was given advanced life support and taken to a local trauma center.

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