Hiker airlifted from Kalalau

A hiker was airlifted out of the Kalalau Trail Friday afternoon.

A female visitor who fell ill on the trail was assisted by a Hanalei firefighter to the landing zone near Hanakapiai Beach. County Air 1 and Rescue 3 airlifted the woman to Princeville Airport.

Medic 22 ambulance from American Medical Response transported the woman from the airport to Wilcox Memorial Hospital and arrived about 4:45 p.m.


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