Helicopter Rescues Injured Motorcyclist in Remote Area

Lake County Northshore Fire requested the assistance of Sonoma county Sheriff’s Helicopter Henry-1 Saturday for help removing an injured person from a remote area of Elk Mountain. A male motorcyclist had crashed and suffered a leg injury. The helicopter crew did a long line rescue, and then flew the victim to Middle Creek Campground, where a Northshore Fire ambulance was waiting to take hin to Sutter Lakeside Hospital.