POSTED: 9:27 p.m. HST, Jun 16, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 2:21 a.m. HST, Jun 17, 2013
Maui fire rescue personnel assisted a hiker who suffered a broken ankle while hiking in an area below Hana Highway Sunday.
Firefighters from Makawao responded to the 1:57 p.m. call and located the 32-year-old man about two miles below the highway. A helicopter airlifted the man to a landing zone in a nearby pasture, where he was transported to the care of waiting paramedics.