Emergency crews rescued an injured adult who was rock climbing in the Cleveland National Forest Sunday.

The injury was reported at 3:14 p.m. at Ortega Falls off Highway 74 near El Cariso, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.

A Riverside County Sheriff’s Department helicopter extracted the rock climber from a hard-to-reach spot in the Santa Ana Mountains, fire officials said.

The injured adult was then taken to a hospital with moderate injuries.

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