Man airlifted after falling 30 feet while hiking Kaau Crater

Man airlifted after falling 30 feet while hiking Kaau Crater

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu firefighters on Sunday afternoon airlifted an injured man to safety from the Kaau Crater Loop Trail.

Firefighters responded just before noon to a report that a man in his 20s injured his hip and back after falling approximately 30 feet from a waterfall.

Crews located the hiker around 12:30 p.m. A helicopter airlifted him to a landing zone at Palolo District Park.

No other injuries were reported.

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