Newport Beach and Laguna Beach firefighters responded to the area of Crystal Cove State Park and the Laguna Beach Wilderness area around 6:15 p.m. Newport Beach Fire Capt. Glenn White said firefighters got to the injured man and took him to the Ridge Park entrance gate in Newport Coast.
The hiker was treated for a shoulder injury and taken to a local hospital.
- Remember where you entered the State Park
- Remember what direction you were heading
- Know the name of the last trail you were on
- Check the maps at
the entrances to the park and have a plan
- Stay hydrated and never ride and hike alone