Red River Gorge Injury and Rescue

WOLFE CO., KY (WBKO)-- A man is injured after falling on a trail while hiking in the Red River Gorge.

Rescuers from the Wolfe County search and rescue team say the man hurt his leg after falling about ten feet on Saturday.

He was taken to a hospital by ambulance after the rescue mission.

Police say people looking to get out of the house and on to the trails, after a long cold winter, need to be careful.

So far, the team has been dispatched five times this year and they average more than 30 rescues all year.


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