HONOLULU (KHON2) — A 16-year-old boy was rescued after falling into waters off the Big Island.
Officials say, the boy was fishing along the cliffs of MacKenzie Recreation area when he fell in.
A lifeguard jumped in to try to save him but the currents were too strong.
A rescue chopper helped pull them out.
The boy was taken to the hospital for hypothermia, exhaustion and near-drowning.