An injured woman who was hiking near Black’s Beach in La Jolla had to be rescued Friday afternoon by a San Diego Fire-Rescue helicopter.
When lifeguards arrived at the scene, they found the woman had injured her head by falling on a trail, according to San Diego Lifeguards.
Paramedics were dispatched at 2:20 p.m. to the Box Canyon area near the intersection of La Jolla Farms Road and Blackgold Road, where a woman in her 20s was injured and stuck on a cliff, according to spokeswoman Monica Munoz.
The stranded hiker was airlifted to a local hospital on Copter 2, said lifeguards.
The hikers’ identity and further information were not yet available.
City News Service contributed to this post.
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