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Lost hiker found safe on Santa Ysabel Mountain

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SAN DIEGO, Calif. (CBS 8) - Search and rescue teams have found a hiker who got lost overnight in the East county.

The Sheriff's department says the 40-year old hiker called 911 from his cell phone early this morning, and told the dispatcher he was lost on Santa Ysabel Mountain.

He also said he was cold and needed help before the signal was lost.

Search and rescue teams, along with K-9 units, spent the day searching for the lost hiker.

They found him safe and in good condition Sunday afternoon.

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