“Hiker sustained a leg injury near the top of black mountain. Brought down safely by our crews.
Mountain Rescues are particularly challenging. This afternoon’s rescue from Black Mountain, took over two hours of challenging climbing and hard work to bring down an injured hiker. Thank you to the dedication and efforts of Engines 821, 825, 826, Brush 825, RC821, RC826 & DC820.”
– Shawn Gilleland
Public Information Officer, Central Arizona