updated: Aug 23, 2013, 4:08 PM
Reported by the Dedicated Staff
This afternoon Santa Barbara County Fire Department responded to a hiker in distress. The location was Seven Falls. They responded with one engine and were assisted by one helicopter from SB County Air Support Unit along with SB Sheriff's Search and Rescue team. The male hiker made it to the Seven Falls area and became dehydrated. He found a shady area and called 911 for assistance. The patient was treated and hoisted into the helicopter. He was then brought to Signiture Air at the SB Airport where he was transported to the hospital.
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|| Dehydrated, lost hiker near Cathedral Peak. Fire, Medics, Search and Rescue are responding.
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