Injured Saratoga County hiker rescued from Hamilton County trail, DEC says

Injured Saratoga County hiker rescued from Hamilton County trail, DEC says

INDIAN LAKE - An injured hiker from Saratoga County was rescued last  week from a trail in Hamilton County, the state Department of Environmental Conservation said.The hiker, 69, of Gansevoort, suffered an ankle injury and had to be carried, then taken by boat for the EMS ride to the hospital, officials said.The incident happened last Wednesday morning, officials said. Forest rangers responded then to a call for an injured hiker about 1.4 miles in on the Watch Hill Trail in the town of Indian Lake, officials said.Rangers got the call at about 11:20 a.m. and reached the hiker in less…
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