Rescue crews help injured hiker in South Mountain Park

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(Source: Phoenix Fire Dept.) (Source: Phoenix Fire Dept.)

Firefighters and technical rescue crews helped rescue an injured hiker in South Mountain Park Monday.

A 29-year-old woman had injured her ankle while hiking.

Crews from Phoenix, Tempe and Mesa responded to the scene.

Rescue teams used a big wheel operation to get her down from the trail.

The woman was transported to Chandler Regional Hospital.

No firefighters were injured during the rescue.

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