Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents rescued a 70-year-old man who fell off a cliff Tuesday on Mount Lemmon.
The Border Patrol agents were training on Mt. Lemmon when they heard a man cry for help.
Agents gave the man medical aid and lifted him 50 feet up the cliff's face with a rope system, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said.
The man suffered a broken leg and lacerations, according to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection tweet.
#TucsonSector Border Patrol agents training on Mt. Lemmon today heard cries for help from a 70 year old man who had fallen off a cliff. Agents quickly gave medical aid, lifting him 50 feet up the cliff's face with a rope system. The man suffered a broken leg and lacerations @CBP pic.twitter.com/DbICmRa4wd— CBP Arizona (@CBPArizona) June 11, 2019
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