INJURED MAN RESCUED AT HUECO TANKS STATE PARK
El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938
Contact: Angelica Becerra / Public Information Officer
Office: (915) 538-2119
Pager: (915) 533-0733 (#5237)
“We Serve With Pride”
EL PASO TEXAS- On 08-14-2012 at approximately 2:10 PM Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to Hueco Tanks State Park, El Paso County Texas, in reference to an injured party. Upon arrival, it was discovered a male VICTIM was on a steep mountain and had suffered a possible broken leg while mountain climbing. The VICTIM’s location and sustained injury during the climb, summoned the EPCSO/Search & Rescue Team to his location where Search & Rescue members extracted the VICTIM bringing him down safely. The VICTIM was identified as 34 year old Fernando Bustamante who was transported to a local area hospital.