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One hiker rescued at Catalina State Park, in search for second

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Posted at 4:57 PM, Apr 01, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-01 19:57:29-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Golder Ranch firefighters have rescued one hiker at Catalina State Park.

Firefighters say the Friday afternoon rescue could involve a second hiker.

The first hiker was rescued using a stokes basket. First responders carried the person out.

Crews are still on scene.

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