August 09, 2015 - 12:31 PM
VERNON – Vernon firefighters were called to rescue a man who had fallen down a steep hill in Polson Park Saturday morning.
Fire captain Dan Walker says they called out at about 11:30 a.m., Aug. 08 to help a man who was “unresponsive on the side of a hill” in Polson Park in Vernon.
The man had fallen about 40 feet down a steep slope in the park.
Walker says crews rigged up a basket stretcher to get the man up the hill and into an ambulance.
No word on the extent of the victim’s injuries.
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