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Crews rescue injured Oro Valley hiker

Posted: 1:38 PM, Aug 27, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-27 20:13:49Z
Crews rescue injured Oro Valley hiker
Crews rescue injured Oro Valley hiker

Golder Ranch Fire crews rescued an injured hiker in Oro Valley Monday.

According to department spokeswoman Anne-Marie Braswell, a 51-year-old man was hurt after a fall on Linda Vista Trail.

The man slept on the trail overnight. His employer called police Monday when he didn't report. Another hiker spotted him on the trail and alerted authorities, who airlifted him to the hospital.

The man is listed in stable condition.