Injured Woman Rescued from Cowles Mountain

Rescuers helped the woman from the popular spot in Mission Trails Regional Park

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    Video captures the rescue of a young woman from Cowles Mountain on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013. (Published Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013)

    San Diego firefighters airlifted a woman injured on Cowles Mountain in Mission Trails Regional Park early Wednesday.

    Officials were called to the trail near Santee around 8:40 a.m. for a woman suffering from an ankle injury.

    Watch: Injured Woman Rescued from Cowles Mt

    [DGO] Watch: Injured Woman Rescued from Cowles Mt
    Video captures the rescue of a young woman from Cowles Mountain on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013. (Published Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013)

    Emergency crews found the woman about two miles up the trail popular with joggers and hikers.

    They airlifted her to a waiting ambulance that then transported her to a nearby hospital.