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Injured hiker rescued on Lanipo trail

An injured man was rescued by HFD on Lanipo Trail Saturday evening. (Image: Google Maps) An injured man was rescued by HFD on Lanipo Trail Saturday evening. (Image: Google Maps)
PALOLO VALLEY (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Honolulu fire crews rescued an injured hiker on Lanipo trail on Saturday evening.

The man was hiking the trail as part of a group of six men visiting the island, when he injured his lower leg about a mile into the hike.

HFD crews were able to airlift the 22-year-old man from the trail around 6 p.m. to the Palolo Valley District Park landing zone.

He was then transferred to paramedics who treated his injuries around 6:25 p.m.

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