Body of Missing Rainbow Falls Swimmer Found

The body of a swimmer who went missing at Rainbow Falls on Friday has been recovered.

Hawai`i County Fire Department officials say crews resumed their search for the swimmer at daylight Saturday.

Crews searched underwater, at the surface, and from the air for the swimmer.

Drive teams located the body underwater in the pool below Rainbow Falls at 10:02 a.m.

The body was extricated by Chopper 1 and turned over to the Hawai`i Police Department for positive identification.

File image of Rainbow Falls.