EPFD responding to mountain rescue at Franklin State Park

Scene from 1700 McKinley Avenue.

El Paso fire department responded to a COMSAR call at Franklin State Park.

The park is located on 1700 McKinley Avenue.

EPFD tweeted about the incident at 10:09 a.m.

Firefighters say the incident happened at Wyler Aerial Tramway.

According to firefighters at the scene, a 49-year-old woman broke her ankle while hiking.

Crews were able to safely bring her down the mountain, where she received medical attention.

The entire rescue lasted around three hours.

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