The Coast Guard medically evacuated four people after they sustained jellyfish stings while snorkeling near Molokini Crater off Maui on Tuesday.
Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Maui received a call from a charter vessel stating one adult and three children had been stung by jellyfish while they were snorkeling near Molokini Crater.
A 25-foot Response Boat from Coast Guard Station Maui was launched to the scene.
The crewmembers arrived on scene at 10:10 a.m. and transferred the four injured people aboard the RB-S.
They were transported to the Kihei Boat Ramp in Kihei where emergency medical services were waiting.
The adult was in shock and the three children sustained minor injuries.