14-year-old injured hiker carried off Mount Monadnock
JAFFREY — A juvenile hiker suffered a lower leg injury and had to be carried out of Mount Monadnock's White Cross Trail.
New Hampshire Fish and Game Conservation say they responded to the call around 5:45 p.m Saturday immediately after getting word that a hiker was hurt on the trail.
Christian Cadreact, 14, of Bradford, Vermont, was hiking with friends and school counselors when he fell and injured his lower leg.
Cadreact was reported to have been heading back down the White Cross Trail when he lost his footing.
Mount Monadnock State Park Staff assisted the New Hampshire Fish and Game Conservation Officers in carrying the teen down the rest mountain.
Also credited were Cadreact's friends and many volunteers's who assisted with the carry-out.