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Maui firefighters rescue woman who fell 60 feet from cliff in Iao Valley

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WAILUKU, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Maui firefighters on Sunday rescued a 25-year-old woman who fell about 60 feet from a cliff in the Iao Valley area.

According to the Maui Fire Department, firefighters responded around 4:35 p.m. after a woman said she and her friend were walking along a trail off Iao Valley Road when her friend slipped, slid down an embankment and disappeared into the Iao Stream.

Firefighters found the victim at the bottom of the 50- to 60-foot slope where she was conscious but complaining of leg and back pain.

The woman was taken to the Maui Memorial Medical Center in serious condition.

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