POSTED: 8:16 a.m. HST, Jun 23, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 10:47 a.m. HST, Jun 23, 2014
An aggressive pit bull stranded a group of hikers on the Waihee Ridge Trail above Wailuku on Sunday morning, until emergency crews were able to help them down, Maui police said in a news release.
Police, medics and animal control personnel responded to a call on the trail at about 9:09 a.m.
Medics treated a female hiker for a dog bite and the hikers were escorted down the trail without further incident.
Animal Control officers captured the pit bull. Police said it's not known who owns the dog.