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Hiker Rescued from La Quinta Trail, Hospitalized

A hiker with an injured lower leg was airlifted from a La Quinta trail Thursday.

Firefighters were dispatched to Bear Creek Oasis Trail near Calle Tecate and Avenida Ramirez shortly about 11:20 a.m. and hiked about two miles from the trailhead to get to the injured woman, Melody Hendrickson of the Riverside County Fire Department said.

The woman was airlifted by a helicopter and taken to a hospital by ambulance with minor injuries, she said.


– City News Service.



Ern Batavia February 21, 2014 at 08:31 AM
This happened at the other end of Tecate, nowhere near Ramirez.....and the woman was ambulanced only to the street, where her companions drove her away.

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