Maine Forest Rangers assist in rescue for injured hiker
A hiker was rescued by helicopter Saturday afternoon after officials say the person suffered a leg injury on Bold Coast Trail on the Cutler Coast Unit of Maine Public Reserve Lands in Cutler.
The call came in around 5:00 p.m.
Maine Forest Rangers assisted local firefighters who had made the long hike into where the victim was.
Officials were able to locate a landing zone close to the injured hiker.
We're told the hiker was treated at Downeast Community Hospital in Machias.