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Hiker rescued in Council Bluffs

Posted at 7:48 AM, Sep 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-19 08:48:29-04

Fire and rescue crews were at Lewis and Clark Park Monday night just north of Council Bluffs to locate a lost hiker. 

Authorities say a 27-year-old man suffered a medical episode while he was lost on the trials. A drone was used by Council Bluffs Fire officials and he was located after about an hour. Rope rescue teams were used to bring the man up from a ravine. 

He is being treated at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital.