Hiker severely injured after falling down Cowles Mountain trail
SAN DIEGO — A hiker fell and rolled down a Cowles Mountain trail Saturday, and was seriously injured.
A San Diego Fire-Rescue dispatcher said the accident was at 9:08 a.m. and involved a man in his 30s.
“He fell and rolled down an embankment 30 to 45 feet,” the dispatcher said. “He severely injured his arm.”
The injured hiker was going down the Climber’s Loop trail.
A helicopter was dispatched to take the victim to a hospital.