Coast Guard Rescue Hiker Near Whittier - 5/13/10

The Coast Guard performed a rare land-based rescue early Tuesday morning, when a helicopter crew based in Cordova rescued a stranded hiker near Whittier. The man had jumped from a small cliff after encountering a bear, and wasn't able to climb back up to the trail he was hiking on. KCHU's Erik Wander has more:

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