Elderly Maui Woman Rescued from Waihou TrailDecember 13, 2012, 9:32 AM HST (Updated December 13, 2012, 9:34 AM) · 0 Comments
By Wendy Osher
Search and rescue crews were dispatched to the Waihou Spring Trail in Olinda on Wednesday night in response to a report of a missing 85-year-old woman.
Authorities say the woman was walking her dog when she got disoriented and had difficulty finding her way back.
The incident was reported at 4:40 p.m., and with an air search initiated by Air-1 and Rescue 10; and a ground search conducted by crews from Engine 5.
The woman was found at around 7 p.m. in good condition with no medical attention required.