Hang glider crashes at Makapuu

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A hang glider was seriously injured Friday in East Oahu.

Honolulu firefighters say he launched off Makapuu but crashed 75 feet below at the Makapuu Lookout Point.

A friend called 9-1-1 just before 6:30 p.m.

Firefighters airlifted the hang glider to a landing zone.

He was taken to the Queen’s Medical Center in serious but stable condition.

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