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Fallen hiker rescued from El Capitan Reservoir

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) – A hiker is being treated at the hospital after being airlifted out of a trail near El Capitan Reservoir Tuesday.

Rescue workers say that a woman in her 20s was hiking with a friend earlier Tuesday morning when she fell and hit her head.

A sheriff's department ASTREA helicopter was called in to rescue the woman from a remote trail off of Blue Sky Ranch Road and take her to the hospital.

She reportedly suffered cuts and bruises, as well as some other minor injuries.

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