Injured hiker airlifted out of Sabino Canyon after fall - Tucson News Now

Injured hiker airlifted out of Sabino Canyon after fall

Source: Rural Metro Fire Southern Arizona Source: Rural Metro Fire Southern Arizona
Source: Rural Metro Fire Southern Arizona Source: Rural Metro Fire Southern Arizona
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Rescue Crews helped save an unconscious man from a remote location in Sabino Canyon Sunday morning after he sustained head injuries from a fall, according to Deputy Cody Gress, spokesman for the Pima County Sheriff's Department.

Gress said the man fell during a hike on the mountain and needed to be airlifted by helicopter to an awaiting ambulance on the ground. The man is in stable condition and was conscious while being transported to the hospital.

Crews from Rural Metro Fire, DPS, SARA and the Pima County Sheriff's Office all assisted in the rescue, according to a Facebook post by Rural Metro Fire. 

We will have more information when it is available.

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