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Hiker Rescued Near Lowell

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LOWELL, Ore. — Lane County Search and Rescue and the Lowell Fire Department came to the aid of an injured hiker near Fall Creek Reservoir Sunday.

The Lane County Sheriff’s Office says the hiker was alone near the Puma Campground, when she fell and sustained injuries. Rescue teams worked for nearly three hours, crossing water to rescue the woman.

The victim was take by Life Flight to the Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend. Her current condition is unknown.

*Video courtesy of a KEZI 9 News viewer who was at the scene.

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