SAN DIEGO (CNS) - An injured hiker was rescued from the top of Cowles Mountain Saturday, fire officials said.
Someone called for help from the top of the mountain in Mission Trails Regional Park about 3:35 p.m., a San Diego Fire-Rescue Department dispatcher said.
The hiker was hoisted from the mountain via helicopter and taken to a waiting ambulance, but as of about 4:15 p.m. had not yet been taken to a hospital, the dispatcher said.
The nature or severity of the injury the hiker sustained was not immediately disclosed.
A Coaster train struck a pedestrian Wednesday near San Diego's Mission Hills neighborhood, possibly a woman in a wheelchair, prompting disruptions in commuter service.
All lanes reopen on Interstate 15 after an SUV was pinned by a box truck, causing the HOV lanes to close in both directions.
The San Diego City Council's Budget and Government Efficiency Committee will discuss during Wednesday's meeting a permit and fee system for dockless vehicle operators.
Throughout the nation Tuesday, the collective protest against the Trump administration’s policy of separating children from their families at the border reached fever pitch.
Above average temperatures return to the county as high pressure strengthens south of our region. Marine layer will become very suppressed under the high pressure, but may not be completely dissipated.
The president of the La Mesa – Spring Valley School District Board on Tuesday faced calls to resign over a post on his personal Facebook page.
On Tuesday night, the voice of the San Diego Padres, Ted Leitner, returned to the radio booth just weeks after a cancer scare.
Despite community backlash, on Tuesday the San Diego Unified School District voted 4 to 1 to approve a new 300,000 square-foot housing project in Scripps Ranch that will replace a charter school and provide affordable housing units, a community garden and retail space.