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An injured mountain biker on Piestewa Peak in Phoenix was transported to the hospital on Sunday afternoon, officials said.

Crews assisted a hiker who had fallen off his bike at about 5 p.m., Phoenix Fire Capt. Mark Vanacore said.

He was helped down the mountain using a stretcher, and was taken to a nearby hospital for non-life threatening injuries, fire officials said.

All crews were off the mountain safely at about 5:40 p.m., Vanacore said.


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