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HFD rescues 2 hikers on Sunday night

HFD rescues an injured hiker in Manoa (Image: Hawaii News Now) HFD rescues an injured hiker in Manoa (Image: Hawaii News Now)
HFD rescues a lost hiker in Waianae (Image: Hawaii News Now) HFD rescues a lost hiker in Waianae (Image: Hawaii News Now)
MANOA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

The Honolulu Fire Department rescued two hikers late Sunday.

The first incident happened around 7:45 p.m. where 12 firefighters responded to an injured hiker at a trail behind the University of Hawaii at Manoa Waahila faculty housing, according to HFD.

The 21-year-old female was airlifted to a land zone where Emergency Medical Services personnel treated her for a lower leg injury.

Around 8:10 p.m., 17 HFD personnel responded to a lost hiker in Waianae Valley. After conducting a ground search and aerial search, crews were able to locate the 23-year-old male hiker about an hour later.

A helicopter airlifted him to a nearby landing zone. He was not injured, HFD said.

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