PORT ANGELES, Wash. (AP) – The Coast Guard rescued an teen after he fell and suffered injuries.

A 17-year-old hiker was medevaced from Olympic National Park shortly after 3:30 p.m. Monday.

Watchstanders at the Coast Guard station in Seattle received a call from the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center at 2:10 p.m. about two good Samaritan hikers finding an injured teenager north of La Push in Olympic National Park.

One hiker stayed with the teen while the other sought help.

A third hiker used a personal locator beacon to send out a distress signal.

A Coast Guard helicopter reached the teen and hoisted him out.

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