Navy rescue chopper aides distressed swimmer at Talofofo Bay
A rescue happened midday down south. Viewer video sent to our newsroom was shot at Talofofo Bay. It shows the Navy's HSC-25 squadron hoisting a distressed swimmer to safety.
First responders received the 911 call around 12:43 pm and spotted the swimmer about 150 meters off shore. HSC-25 was called to assist and as you see there the rescue was successful. No word on her injuries or condition.
She was taken to Naval Hospital to be evaluated.