Hiker rescued by fire crews after falling down hill in Manchester

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MANCHESTER, Conn. (WTNH) — A hiker who fell down a hill had to be rescued near the Porter Reservoir by fire crews on Wednesday.

Manchester FD praised their crews Wednesday night, reporting on Twitter that a technical rescue was successfully performed along I-384 near the Porter Reservoir in Manchester.

According to Manchester FD, a ropes and stokes basket was used to retrieve the victim from the jagged hill down which they fell.

No injuries have been reported.

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