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Crews rescuing injured hiker on Camino de Oeste Trail

Injured hiker
Posted at 5:17 PM, Jan 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-09 22:23:49-05

TUCSON, Ariz. — Fire crews have rescued an injured hiker on Camino de Oeste Trail and placed them in the care of paramedics.

At 5:13 p.m., Northwest Fire District tweeted an update on the rescue:

"The injured hiker has been located and is in the care of Paramedics. Personnel from @NorthwestFire, @PimaSheriff, and Southern Arizona Rescue Associaton are bringing the patient back down the trail to a staging location."

According to Northwest Fire District, SARA technical rescue teams are on scene along with multiple agencies assisting to locate the hiker.

The hiker's condition is currently unknown.

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