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Hiker Rescued After Tumbling off Palm Desert Trail

Hiker Rescued After Tumbling off Palm Desert Trail

By David Reese. CREATED Jan 13, 2014

 PALM DESERT - A man was hoisted off an embankment in Palm Desert today after he fell while hiking.

The incident happened just before 11am on the Hop Along Cassidy Trail, off of Oasis Trail Street in Palm Desert.

The man was airlifted out by a California Highway Patrol helicopter and taken to the hospital.

KMIR News was there and has EXCLUSIVE video of the rescue.  Watch KMIR News at 5 to see the story.