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Hiker rescued from bluff


 LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - A hiker is rescued Tuesday afternoon after she's injured on the bluffs in the Town of Shelby.

Emergency response teams were called to the trail head off of Easter Road shortly after 1:00 p.m.

Using her cell phone as a beacon to locate her, she was found at the top of the bluff trail. During her hike with another person and dog, she fell and injured her hip.

Rescuers had to carry the woman down to a waiting ambulance which took her for treatment.

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