Nov 18, 2016 12:29 PM

Rescuers help hunter suffering medical emergency in Canaan woods

The Associated Press

CANAAN (AP) — Canaan police say rescuers have come to the aid of a hunter who suffered a medical emergency in a remote area.

Emergency responders found the man, who is in his 60s, in rugged terrain about 30 minutes after the call Thursday. Police said the man was suffering a life-threatening medical emergency and couldn't walk from the scene. Police and EMS personnel were able to render emergency care to him. Other emergency responders were able to reach him using an All-Terrain Vehicle. He was brought out via a logging trail.

The man's condition wasn't immediately known Thursday afternoon.

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