Mountain rescue at Piestewa Peak; man sent to hospital

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Mountain rescue team carries man down to safety

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PHOENIX - A man hiking at Piestewa Peak has been rescued.

The man reported feeling pain in his chest, and asked his son who had a cellphone to call 9-1-1.

The man was transported to a local hospital and will be okay.

Firefighters are asking that people pay attention to the high temperatures in the Valley and to take great caution when spending time outdoors.