Northwest Fire units are currently en route to a technical rescue in the Tucson Mountains.

A female patient has been thrown off a horse, and has suffered serious injuries.

Crews are staffing at 4350 N Calle Cadenza off of Sweetwater and Oxbow to access the patient.

A stokes basket has been requested by the Engine Company on scene.

The patient will be extricated out of a 30 to 40 foot drop into a wash.

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