Fire helicopter rescued 3 people trapped on the rocks in Mission Trails Park
San Diego (CNS) – On Sunday, a fire helicopter rescued three people trapped on a rock in Mission Trails Regional Park near Mission Gorge Road in East County.
Dave Pilkerton, the battalion commander of the San Diego Fire and Rescue Department, said the incident was reported at 3:08 pm on Sunday, and firefighters arrived in Junipero, East County at 3:16 pm No. 8300, Father Serra Trail.
Pilkton said that a rescue helicopter lifted the three men from the rock at about 3:30 pm and placed them near the fire truck. The three were dehydrated and firefighters provided them with water.
Except for dehydration, they were not injured.
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