SONOMA (CBS13) — A rescue crew from the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office airlifted an injured hiker to safety Saturday morning.
Helicopter “Henry-1” was dispatched to Sonoma Mountain Regional Park for a hiker who suffered a knee injury and couldn’t walk any further.READ MORE: 'Can't Let Fear Stop Me': Cruise Ship Passenger Plans Travel As State Reopens
The crew located the woman and landed nearby.READ MORE: City Hall Hire Skyler Henry Prompts Unusual Promise Of No Threat To Colleagues Safety
After they checked the hiker out, they decided to fly her to safety.MORE NEWS: $150 Million Question: How Should Sacramento County Spend Federal Relief Money?
A deputy and the woman were secured below the helicopter to a long line and flown to awaiting fire and ambulance crews.