City and Borough of Juneau
155 S. Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
tel. 907-586-5240
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Capital City Fire/Rescue

Trail rescue on 5/12/17

On Friday May 12, 2017 at 2:09 pm CCFR was dispatched to the Mt. Roberts trail for a hiker that had an injured ankle. He was located approximately mile from Basin road. He was assessed and put into a stokes litter. He was taken down the trail on the Stokes litter wheel and also a rope belay was used to control the descent. A crew of 12 CCFR personnel took the patient down to the parking lot. The individual decide not to be transported and seek medical help on his own. Units were placed back in service after 3 hours of rescue. Submitted by A/C Quinto

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