A hiker at Mt. San Jacinto State Park was transported to a nearby hospital after sustaining non-life-threatening injuries Thursday.

The Riverside County Fire Department received a report at 11:30 a.m. Thursday of a hiker down in the park, at the top of the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway.

Emergency responders arrived on scene to find a solo hiker who had sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

The victim was transported via helicopter to the bottom of the tramway, where a ground ambulance was waiting. It was unclear how the hiker was injured.

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