(Gallatin County, Mont.)
Sunday at 1030 am, Gallatin County Sheriff’s Deputies and Search and Rescue personnel, Gallatin Gateway Fire Department, as well as Reach Air Medical Services, conducted a rescue operation to retrieve a woman who had sustained injuries while hiking. A 37 year old Bozeman woman had been hiking at Gallatin Tower, when she lost consciousness falling on to rocks. Rescuers were able to locate the woman and transport her to an awaiting ambulance.
Gallatin County Sheriff, Brian Gootkin, would like to remind you when enjoying hikes around Bozeman and Big Sky; be sure to hike with friends. This not only allows you to have more fun, but creates a safe hiking experience as well. Photos courtesy of the Sheriff’s Office