Swimmers rescued at Red Sand Beach in Hana


Maui rescue crews saved three people at Red Sand Beach in Hana.

It happened just before 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

At first five swimmers needed help.

By the time crews arrived two victims got out of the water ok.

A Molokai resident, two visitors from Iceland (one adult and one boy) were still in the ocean.

Medics treated all three swimmers for water aspiration.

The 10-year-old boy from Iceland was flown to Maui Memorial via Maui Medevac for additional treatment.

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