Bucks County Woman Injured at Ricketts Glen State Park

 
 

LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)   Rescue workers were called to Ricketts Glen State Park after a fall on a trail

  A 74-year old woman from Bucks County was walking with her husband along the glen trail near waters meet.
        
The woman fell while stepping on stone steps along the trail, suffering a head injury.
         
Rescue workers from Sweet Valley and Fairmount Township responded on ATV's and brought the woman out.
        
She was taken to the hospital with non life threatening injures.
        
Rescue workers say this is the 30th call of this nature in the park this year.
       
They remind hikers to be prepared and wear the proper shoes while hiking the difficult trails of Ricketts Glen.

 


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