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PCSD found lost hiker unharmed

PCSD found lost hiker unharmed

CREATED Aug 8, 2012

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PIMA COUNTY, Ariz. (KGUN9-TV) - The Pima County Sheriff's Department rescued a 19-year-old lost hiker near Finger Rock Trail, who did not need medical attention.

Deputy Tom Peine tells KGUN9 the hiker was brought to safety, and rescuers have left the area.

Deputies received the distress call from the hiker who got lost around 1:30 p.m.

They made voice contact with the man who was about three to four miles into the trail.

PCSD and Southern Arizona Rescue Association worked together to rescue the 19-year-old hiker.