Dec 10, 2012 4:48 PM
TUCSON - A female patient is being airlifted from the Tucson Mountains after being thrown off her horse and suffering serious injuries.
Northwest Fire units are en route to a staging area near Sweetwater and Oxbow, stated Captain Adam Goldberg.
A "Stokes" rescue basket has been requested by the engine company at the scene. The patient will be lifted out of a 30 to 40-foot drop into a wash.
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