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Hoist Rescue Following Dirt Bike Collision in Phelan

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PHELAN-(VVNG.com):  At approximately 11:20 A.M., on Wednesday, April 29th, a woman fell off her dirt bike and slid down several feet down a large hill on Johnson Road, and off-road vehicle road 3N24 in Phelan.

A friend that was riding with the injured woman reported that after riding up the steep hill she slid several feet down and the bike fell on her leg.

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San Bernardino County Firefighters arrived on scene to rescue the woman, that could not bear weight on her right leg. They determined a hoist rescue would be necessary in order to remove the injured woman from the area.

Air rescue 6 responded to the scene and approximately, 12:15 pm a hoist basket was lowered to rescue the patient. Per scanner traffic, at approximately 12:35 P.M., the firefighters air rescue team successfully hoisted the woman into the helicopter.

The injured woman was transported to Loma Linda University Medical Center for treatment of her injuries.

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