POSTED: 05:22 p.m. HST, Jun 28, 2012
LAST UPDATED: 03:02 a.m. HST, Jun 29, 2012
Kauai County rescuers airlifted two stranded kayakers from Milolii Beach along the Na Pali Coast Wednesday afternoon.
A person reported two kayakers, a male and female, were having difficulty kayaking into Milolii Beach about 4:50 p.m., according to a county news release. The Louisiana couple reported that they were unable to paddle back and requested assistance.
Rescue 3 personnel the county helicopter flew into the area at 5:20 p.m. and transported the stranded kayakers to Waimea Canyon Park, the news release said.
The couple did not require medical assistance.