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Rescue of Hiker Crushed by Boulder

A hiker partially crushed by a boulder airlifted out of Deer Creek drainage outside of Nevada City.  CALFIRE Captain Brian Carter tells KNCO the call came in a little after 3:00 PM.

Click here to listen to Captain Brian Carter

Carter says, fortunately, the hiker was not alone when the boulder rolled over him.

Click here to listen to Captain Brian Carter

No details open the severity of the injuries, but crews are ready transport if the need arises.

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