Man hospitalized after being thrown by waves in East Oahu

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A man was hospitalized Monday morning after being thrown by rough waves in East Oahu.

Emergency Medical Services received the call at 11:15 a.m. from Koko Kai Beach Park.

Officials said waves threw a 32-year-old man against the rocks in an area known as China Walls.

He was hospitalized in serious condition with multiple trauma injuries, EMS said.

The incident comes one day after a 12-year-old girl was injured at the Makapuu tide pools.

According to family members, the girl was standing by one of pools when she was hit by a rogue wave and knocked onto the rocks.

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