Phoenix Firefighters Rescue Teens Trapped on Camelback Mountain

High-angle rescue skills & helicopter hoist employed to extricate victims from precarious position

2 Teens OK after Daring Mountain Rescue:

Published Monday, February 27, 2012

Phoenix firefighters employ high-angle rescue skills and a helicopter hoist to extricate two teenage boys trapped in a precarious position on Camelback Mountain. Phoenix Firefighter Rocky Northcutt says the rescue difficulty was around 8 or 9 on a scale of 1 to 10.

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