Firefighters rescued an injured hiker stuck on Bishop Peak tonight.
San Luis Obispo Fire Department officials say crews were able to make access to the hiker while a Santa Barbara County Fire Department helicopter provided hoisting assistance.
The hiker was transported to an area hospital after the rescue.
OPEN SPACE RESCUE: Truck 2, UTV & BC2 assisted @CALFIRE_SLO with an injured hiker on Bishop Peak. Crews made access to the patient while @countyofsb fire department Copter 3 provided night hoisting assistance. Patient was transported to an area hospital. @SBCFireInfo #SLOCity pic.twitter.com/E6PCv1x5ry— San Luis Obispo City Fire Department (@SLOCityFire) August 31, 2022