A woman was hurt today during a hike in Palm Desert, a fire spokesman said.
The incident was reported at 8:05 a.m. from one half mile up a trail above Painters Path and Fred Waring Drive.
Firefighters brought the woman hiker down and she was sent to a hospital with minor to moderate injuries, Riverside County Fire Department spokesman Mark Annas said.
There was no immediate word as to how the hiker was injured.
—City News Service