ASTORIA - The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a woman today from Cape Lookout, in Tillamook County, after she became stranded on a cliff.

Air Station Astoria received a call from the Tillamook County Sheriff's Department requesting assistance for the woman.

The station launched an HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter to assist. The Jayhawk located the woman and hoisted her into the helicopter. She was then transferred to awaiting emergency medical technicians at the Tillamook Airport.