Woman rescued after injuring her ankle on Piestewa Peak

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By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck
By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck
By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck
By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck
By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

PHOENIX -- Phoenix fire rescued a hiker from Piestewa Peak Sunday morning after she injured her ankle.

Phoenix fire says the woman was running down the trail when the injury occurred.

Technical rescue technicians and park rangers carried her down the trail on the “big wheel” to the parking lot.

She was then taken to the hospital for x-rays and treatment.