• Hiker overwhelmed by heat airlifted from Palm Springs trail

    A man suffered a heat-related medical emergency while attempting to hike alone from Cathedral City to Palm Springs Thursday, requiring firefighters to arrange a helicopter airlift to extricate him. Fire units are once again on-scene of a hiker rescue in the south side of our city. PSPD, Search and Rescue, AMR and RSO Star 9 […]

  • Hiker dies near Anza, another hospitalized

    A woman died Wednesday after collapsing while hiking in the San Bernardino National Forest east of Anza. Hikers Down on the Pacific Crest Trail near Anza RPT @ 11:30 AM – Pacific Crest Trail West of Table Mtn Trk Trl. Two hikers down, 1 hiker succumbed to fatal injuries at the scene. 2nd hiker will […]

  • Found safe: 18-year-old Armulfo Acevedo of Indio

    UPDATE: Armulfo Acevedo was found safe Tuesday afternoon at a gas station off I-10 and Varner and was in good health.   ORIGINAL: Police in Indio are actively searching Tuesday for a missing 18-year-old from Indio. Armulfo Acevedo was reported missing around 10:30 Monday night on Jackson Street, in front of Shadow Lakes Estates, where […]

  • Palm Springs Rescue Crews Assist Injured Hiker in Tahquitz Falls

    Search and rescue crews are assisting an injured hiker who told authorities he had been stranded on a Palm Springs trail hillside for several days Thursday morning. The Palm Springs Fire Department responded to a call around 8:12 a.m. The injured hiker, who says to have been there for three to five days, was calling […]

  • Injured Hiker Rescued From Bump and Grind Trail in Palm Desert

    PALM DESERT (CNS) – An injured hiker was rescued by helicopter Friday from the Bump and Grind Trail in Palm Desert. The injured hiker was reported about 11 a.m., according to the Riverside County Fire Department. A California Highway Patrol helicopter responded to the scene, and firefighters hiked to the person’s location, the department reported. […]

  • Woman dies hiking in the extreme heat in the Santa Monica Mountains

    A 41-year-old woman died after hiking in extreme heat in the Santa Monica Mountains on Saturday with temperatures above 110 degrees. The woman was hiking with a friend and began to feel sick, so the pair turned around and headed back toward the car, according to preliminary reports from the LA County Sheriff’s Department. Her friend called […]

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