Volunteers, firefighters and deputies helped rescue a mountain biker who was reported injured after dark Saturday on a trail near Idyllwild, a sheriff's sergeant said.
Deputies responded at 5:26 p.m. Saturday to a report of an injured bicyclist on a trail near Fuel Break Road outside Idyllwild, Sgt. Robert Himmelberg of the sheriff's Hemet Station said.
Members of the Riverside Mountain Rescue Unit and Idyllwild Fire Department were summoned and began a search of the area, Himmelberg said in a statement.
"The bicyclist was located and escorted to safety," Himmelberg said. "He was transported by ambulance to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries."
Anyone with more information was urged to call the Hemet Station at (951) 791-3400.