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Firefighters rescue injured man from a Palolo trail


Fire crews rescued a male hiker who was injured 20 minutes into the hike along Kaau Crater Trail Wednesday afternoon. 

His hiking companion hiked down to a home in Palolo to call for help about 6:21 p.m. 

Five fire companies, including the Fire Department helicopter, responded to aid the injured hiker. 

At 7:12 p.m., fire personnel transported the man by helicopter to Palolo District Park, where paramedics treated the man.

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