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.READ MORE: Strike Averted: IATSE And AMPTP Have 'Basic Contract' Agreement, Per Officials With The Theatrical Stage Employees Union
The man’s identity was not disclosed, but Los Angeles Fire Department officials said he suffered facial trauma.READ MORE: Taylor's Blunder, Other Missed Chances Put LA In NLCS Hole
He was rescued by helicopter and given in-flight care while being flown to a local trauma center.MORE NEWS: Karen Bass Officially Kicks Off Her Run For Mayor Of Los Angeles At Saturday Event
No further details were provided.