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updated 2:18 PM UTC, Feb 1, 2015

Woman Falls at Granddad's Bluff

  • Written by Brian B
  • Published in News

8-28-13

A 22-year-old woman was being rescued this morning, after she fell about 40-feet while hiking on Granddad's Bluff in La Crosse.

Police Sergeant Randy Rank said the woman was apparently hiking in an unauthorized area. She called 9-1-1 from her cell phone around 7:20 a-m, and rescuers located her about 45 minutes later. Various media reports said the woman had a serious leg injury, and crews had to cut down trees so they could reach her.

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Humidity: 47%

Wind: 18 mph

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