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Vails Gate FD Assists New Windsor EMS and Police with Injured Hiker

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

Story No. 101520113

Vails Gate, NY - Vails Gate FD was dispatched on October 15th to assist New Windsor EMS personnel and New Windsor Police Officers with a hiker that suffered an ankle injury on Forge Hill Road. Firefighters and EMS personnel placed the injured subject on a stretcher and carried him through rocks and wooded area to the roadway. The patient was then transported to Montefiore/St. Luke's Hospital by New Windsor EMS.

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