Injured Mountain Biker Rescued In Remote Area

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A mountain biker was rescued Saturday afternoon after getting injured on the Haines Canyon Mountainway in the San Gabriel Mountains, authorities said.

The incident was reported at around 4:04 p.m. in a remote section of the trail.

The man’s identity was not disclosed, but Los Angeles Fire Department officials said he suffered facial trauma.

He was rescued by helicopter and given in-flight care while being flown to a local trauma center.

No further details were provided.