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Crews Battling Elements In Search For Injured Hiker At High Tor State Park

Firefighters are working to rescue an injured hiker from High Tor Mountain.
Firefighters are working to rescue an injured hiker from High Tor Mountain. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

Crews are working to rescue an injured hiker on a mountain at High Tor State Park in Rockland.

The New City Fire Department, along with help from Rockland County Technical Rescue Team have been battling the weather conditions since around 4:30 p.m. Thursday, New City Fire Department officials confirmed.

Officials requested a helicopter for help, but thunderstorms prevented the chopper from assisting.

The placement, or condition of the hiker is not known.

This is a developing story. Check back to Daily Voice for updates.

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