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Injured hiker rescued from Kalalau Trail

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KALALAU, KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A female visitor from Smith Falls, Ontario was airlifted from the Kalalau Trail Saturday after she fell and injured her ankle.

The 49-year-old woman was hiking near mile marker six when the incident happened shortly before 1 p.m.

The Kauai Fire Department airlifted the woman to the Princeville Airport where she refused medical treatment and instead chose to ride a taxi to Wilcox Hospital.

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