Three Hikers Rescued from Makawao Trail

August 6, 2012, 9:05 AM HST · Updated August 6, 9:06 AM

By Wendy Osher

Three hikers were rescued from a trail in the mountainous terrain off of Kahakapao Road in Makawao on Sunday, August 5,2012.

Firefighters from Rescue 10 and Engine 5 were dispatched to the scene after receiving requests for assistance at 7:53 p.m.

Crews arrived on scene at 8:37 p.m. and located two females and a male about a mile into the trail, authorities said.


All parties were escorted back to their parked vehicle without incident by 9:42 p.m.

No injuries were reported.


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