70-foot fall leaves hiker in serious condition - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

70-foot fall leaves hiker in serious condition

(Image: Mike Yasutake) (Image: Mike Yasutake)
(Image: Mike Yasutake) (Image: Mike Yasutake)
HAWAII KAI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A hiker is in serious condition Tuesday after falling 70-feet from an Oahu trail.

Emergency Medical Services officials say the woman was hiking near the Koolau Summit in Hawaii Kai around 1:30 Tuesday afternoon when she fell.

Rescue crews responded and set up a landing zone and treatment area at Hahaione Park.

Crews used a helicopter to assist in the rescue.

She was hospitalized and remains in serious condition. The extent of her injuries are unknown.

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