TUCSON, Ariz. — Authorities say a woman has been rescued after falling on
a hike at the Gates Pass trailhead in Tucson.
The name of the 31-year-old woman wasn’t immediately released Wednesday
afternoon, but Northwest Fire/Rescue District officials say she is from out of
They say the woman suffered a leg injury when she fell about a mile up the
She was hiking with another woman and they had a cellphone, which they used to
call for help.
Northwest officials say it took about two hours to get the injured woman off
They say she was transported in stable condition to a Tucson hospital for
treatment of her injuries.