DPS helicopter used to rescue hiker injured on Mount Lemmon

An Arizona Department of Public Safety helicopter was used to left an injured hiker to safety...
An Arizona Department of Public Safety helicopter was used to left an injured hiker to safety on Mount Lemmon Thursday, Oct. 13.(Jessica Bates/See It, Snap It, Send It)
Published: Oct. 19, 2022 at 1:53 PM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - An injured hiker had to be rescued from Mount Lemmon on Thursday, Oct. 13.

According to the Pima County Sheriff’s Department, one of two hikers had fallen and had a leg injury, but the extent of the injury was not disclosed.

An Arizona Department of Public Safety helicopter was used to lift the hiker to a safe location.

No additional information was immediately available.