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Sick hiker rescued from Lone Mountain in Las Vegas

Crews rescued a sick hiker on Lone Mountain in western Las Vegas on Sunday morning.

The hiker was about one to two miles up a trail and became dehydrated then dizzy and ill at 10:52 a.m., according to a tweet from Las Vegas Fire and Rescue.

Crews from the unit treated the victim before transporting the hiker to a hospital.

The victim was in stable condition. The operation took about two hours.

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