Rescue assignment

Posted on Monday, November 23rd, 2015 at 6:39 PM

Fire Department en route to Sara Park trails for a hiker needing assistance.

Patient has broken leg. DPS helicopter had been requested.

DPS Rescue Helicopter is launching with GPS coordinates to “Table Top”.

Helicopter an hour and a half out.

GPS coordinates being updated. Caller redialed 9-1-1.

Update at 8:25 PM – Fire Department has made patient contact, DPS Helicopter now on scene attempting to help extract the patient.

Patient extracted by helicopter and transported to awaiting family at hospital.