YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — A helicopter from the Marine Corps air station at Yuma rescue a stranded hiker who climbed a rock structure in the Castle Dome Mountains but couldn't make it back down.
The Yuma Sun (http://bit.ly/11R3MZP ) reports that an airman rappelled down to the stranded 22-year-old.
Both were then lifted off by the helicopter and flown to an area near the base of the rock structure.
A Marine Corps spokeswoman says the hiker was uninjured but stranded and showing symptoms of heat exhaustion when the rescue was performed Saturday.
The hiker was among six people out hiking.