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Crews rescue stranded 71-year-old hiker

Crews rescued a stranded hiker in Tucson Mountain Park Wednesday. Photo courtesy Google Maps.
Posted at 8:13 AM, Apr 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-09 12:00:54-04

TUCSON, Ariz. - Crews rescued a stranded hiker in Tucson Mountain Park Wednesday.

According to Drexel Heights Fire District, the 71-year-old man was stranded at 12:53 p.m. on the Tucson Estates trail.

Crews removed the man from the trail safely. He was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.