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Man rescued after breaking leg while hiking
Jun 03, 2013 | 1287 views | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend | print
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FARMINGTON — A man fell while hiking Sunday and had to be rescued by medical helicopter. 

The man and a woman were hiking the Davis Creek Trail about noon when the man slipped and fell about 50 feet, landing in a creek bed, according to the Davis County Sheriff’s Office. He had reportedly broken his leg.

The woman hiked down and called for help about 2 p.m. Because of the steep terrain Life Flight had to hoist the man out at about 4 p.m. He is in his late 30s, officers said, and was taken to the hospital in stable condition.


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