Bedford Crews Rescue Hiker From Trail - - ABC13

Bedford Crews Rescue Hiker From Trail


Bedford, VA - The Bedford Fire Department helped save a hiker on the Appalachian Trail Tuesday.

They responded to the Blue Ridge Parkway near Sunset Field shortly after noon.

After searching for about 15 minutes, they were able to find a hiker who had fallen about 20 feet from a rock.

Rescuers got the man onto a helicopter and he was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. There's no word on the man's condition.

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