Northwest Fire District crews respond to hiker rescue off Scenic Drive

Crews from the Northwest Fire District help a hiker suffering from heat-related illness on a...
Crews from the Northwest Fire District help a hiker suffering from heat-related illness on a trail off Scenic Drive on Friday, Aug. 5.(Northwest Fire District)
Published: Aug. 5, 2022 at 11:23 AM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Crews from the Northwest Fire District helped a hiker in distress on Friday, Aug. 5.

The elderly hiker had been on the trail off Scenic Drive on Tucson’s northwest side for two hours.

The hiker was stabilized and taken to a hospital for treatment of heat-related illness.

No additional information was immediately available.

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