Woman with broken leg airlifted from Blacks Beach

Posted at 3:09 PM, May 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-24 18:10:02-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- Crews Thursday rescued a woman they say broke her leg while hiking above Blacks Beach.

According to authorities, the incident happened around 2 p.m. in the Box Canyon area. Lifeguards say a woman in her 20s fell while hiking in the area and broke her leg.

A helicopter could be seen lifting the woman from the canyon and taking her to a nearby hospital.

Her condition is unknown at this time.