Quantcast

Monday, November 24, 2014         

 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Injured horse rider rescued by fire helicopter

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED:



A woman in her 50s who fell off a horse in Waimanalo was hospitalized in serious condition this evening.

The woman was riding on the Maunawili Ditch Trail behind the Town and Country Stables on the Olomana Golf Course side of Waimanalo Valley when the accident occurred shortly before 4:50 p.m., Honolulu fire Capt. Terry Seelig said.

Firefighters hiked into the trail and helped her onto a fire rescue helicopter that picked her up and took her to a landing zone at the golf course, Seelig said.

Personnel from the city Department of Emergency Services then treated her and transported her to the hospital in serious condition. EMS said.






 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News
Blogs
Wassup Wit Dat!
Guinea Pig

Political Radar
Honoring Patsy Mink

Warrior Beat
It’s not over …

Small Talk
My wardrobe

Volley Shots
11-23 Top 25 scores

Warrior Beat
“The Catch”

Court Sense
Pitt stop

Volley Shots
Hawaii 3, Cal Poly 1