Monday, October 20, 2008

Mount Washington Railway

Mount Washington Railway, originally uploaded by Malc H.

3 rescued during busy hiking weekend in NH

By Associated Press | Monday, October 20, 2008 | | Northeast

MOULTONBOROUGH, N.H. - Beautiful foiliage brought crowds to central New Hampshire during the weekend, leading to at least three medical emergencies.

In Moultonborough, Fire Chief David Bengston says a man died on Saturday after suffering chest pains on a trail up Red Hill. He was declared dead before being carried out.

Another man who experienced chest pains was taken by helicopter to Catholic Medical Center in Manchester on Sunday on Bald Knob trail.

A woman had to be taken off Red Hill on Friday after she broke an ankle.

Bengtson says all three lived in the Moultonborough area and were experienced hikers.

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

it looks very risky to travel there