Hiker Rescued near Crawford Falls

Early this afternoon, the Kelowna Fire Department assisted Central Okanagan Search and Rescue in reaching a woman that had an injured leg on Lost Lake trail off the end of Stewart Rd. East.

KFD confirmed a gator utility vehicle was used to reach the patient who is about three to four kilometers in.

The fire department and paramedics proceeded to where the patient was, while Search and Rescue went in from the other end of the trail and also requested a Helicopter.

The female patient was assessed and transported to Kelowna General Hospital by ambulance.