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Man rescued after injuring leg at Haleakala National Park


Maui firefighters this afternoon rescued a 21-year-old Chicago man who possibly dislocated his left knee after jumping from one of Haleakala National Park’s Oheo Pools and landing on a rock 5 to 10 feet below.

The patient was airlifted by the Fire Department helicopter to a landing zone within the park where medics treated the victim and taken to Maui Memorial Medical Center. 

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