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Hiker rescued in Manchester after falling

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A man has been rescued after falling while hiking in Manchester on Wednesday.

According to officials, the man fell and called 911 for help after he was unable to walk and was unsure of his location.

Authorities said he had a dog and a working phone with him.

Rescuers were able to find the man, treat his wounds and transport him off the mountain.

It is not known what caused the hiker to fall.

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