Authorities rescued two hikers suffering from dehydration Monday morning in Palm Springs.
According to the Palm Springs Mounted Police Search and Rescue, the rescue occurred at approximately 11:50 AM on a "popular local hiking trail."
PSMP-SAR and Palm Springs Fire Department crews were called out to rescue a male hiker suffering from dehydration. The hiker was carried out to an AMR ambulance.
While carrying out the patient, rescuers received a call to assist another dehydrated hiker on the same trail. This hiker refused medical aid, according to PSMP-SAR.
The temperature during the rescues was approximately 110 Degrees, according to PSMP-SAR.
PSMP-SAR put out a warning to hikers urging them to not hike in the middle of the day, never hike alone and to always be prepared by carrying a lot of water and staying hydrating prior to hiking.
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