Carter County

Woman injured after falling 30 feet on hiking trail

CARTER COUNTY, Tenn. - A woman sustained several injuries after she fell about 30 feet at Laurel Fork Falls Wednesday afternoon.

Carter County EMS director Terry Arnold tells us that call came in around 1:45. He said crews traveled by ATVs for over two miles, and then had to hike the other half mile to get to the patient.

They were able to bring the patient out around 3:45. She was taken to the hospital.

Arnold says the woman had injuries to her leg and arm.

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