Close
Bonneville Phoenix Network
 KTAR News
 Arizona Sports
92.3 FM KTAR
Menu
Social
Latest News

2 rescued from Piestewa Peak in separate cases

PHOENIX Officials say two people have been rescued from Piestewa Peak.

The Phoenix Fire Department said crews rescued a 66 year-old man Saturday morning who had a preexisting medical condition and became fatigued on the trail. Firefighters were able to bring the man down and transport him to a nearby hospital.

Crew also rescued a woman with a fractured ankle in a steep terrain. The 45 year-old female was brought to safety with air support.

No other injuries were reported.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.

World Class Arizona

  • Dignity Health World Class People. World Class Company. Excellent care, delivered with compassion, for all in need.

Voice For A Better Arizona

  • Family in Focus KTAR spends the week taking a look at the issues a modern Arizona family faces.

About the Author


Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Latest News