UPDATE: The rescue has been completed. The hiker has been transported to a local area hospital for further care.
ORIGINAL: COLORADO SPRINGS — Emergency personnel are working to rescue an injured hiker.
According to the Colorado Springs Fire Department PIO, the hiker was at Helen Hunt Falls in Cheyenne Canyon.
People are asked to avoid the area while first responders implement a trail evacuation.
Helen Hunt Falls is located in North Cheyenne Cañon Park.