POSTED: 06:15 p.m. HST, Jun 16, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 02:22 a.m. HST, Jun 17, 2013
Honolulu fire rescue crews assisted distressed hikers in Palolo and Nuuanu Sunday.
At 12:38 p.m., firefighters were called to the Kaau Crater Trail in Palolo to help a woman in her 50s who had injured her ankle and was unable to continue.
The woman was airlifted to a landing zone established at Palolo District Park.
At 2:20 p.m., firefighters assisted a woman, also in her 50s, who became lost while hiking along a trail near the Nuuanu reservoir.
The crew located the woman and airlifted her to safety.