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Injured hike assisting EMS

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | October 15, 2020 | NEW YORK

Story No. 101520113

Vails Gate FD was dispatched to assist the New Windsor EMS and Police Department on Forge Hill Road on October 15. Hiker had ankle injury and had to be removed from creek area to roadway. Firefighters assisted by EMS placed subject on stretcher and carried him thru rocks and wooded area to Forge Hill Road. Subject was transported to Montefiore/St Lukes Hospital by New Windsor EMS.

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