Hiker Falls at Ledges

Posted on 21 December 2011 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Emergency personnel answered a call to the Ledges State Park Wednesday afternoon, to rescue a hiker who fell while hiking on the Lost Lake Trail.  Detailed information is not available at the present time, but the hiker was apparently had to be approached off the Des Moines River.  Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies, Boone County Ambulance, Boone Fire and Rescue, Boone County Search and Rescue and park personnel handled the rescue.  The unidentified individual was taken to a hospital in Des Moines. 

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