KFD honors individuals involved in rescue

  • Photo courtesy County of Kauai

    Spencer Taylor-Steik and wife Whitney are shown with Mayor Kawakami, TommyHamai, left, and Kea Dwight. Hamai, Dwight, and Chaz Weimar, not shown, received certificates from KFD for their bravery and immediate response in the rescue of Taylor-Steik.

LIHUE — The Kauai Fire Department held a special ceremony at Monday’s Fire Commission meeting to honor those involved in the rescue of an off-duty firefighter who was attacked by a shark in February.