UPDATE (7:06 p.m.): CalFire SLO crews were able to bring the stranded hiker up to the main trail with their rope rescue system.
The hiker is now being assessed for injuries and will be helped out of the Pirates Cove trail area.
#PiratesIC update. @CALFIRE_SLO Stranded hiker has been brought up to the main trail. Fire department will assess for injuries and assist with hiking the person out. Rescue completed. pic.twitter.com/zHyUH7qU5X— CAL FIRE SLO (@CALFIRE_SLO) June 14, 2020
ORIGINAL STORY: CalFire SLO is currently on scene of hikers reportedly stranded at Pirates Cove.
Officials say the hikers are 100 feet over the side and firefighters will have to use a rope rescue system to access them.
This is a developing story. Check back later for more details.
@CALFIRE_SLO rescuers making their way down to stranded hikers. #PiratesIC. pic.twitter.com/kj62M32SS0— CAL FIRE SLO (@CALFIRE_SLO) June 14, 2020