SUTTON (CBS) – Sutton firefighters rescued an injured hiker at Purgatory Chasm State Reservation on Saturday afternoon.

Sutton firefighters helped rescue an injured hiker on Saturday. (Sutton Fire Department/Facebook)

Sutton firefighters helped rescue an injured hiker on Saturday. (Sutton Fire Department/Facebook)

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Sutton police officer, Medstar Ambulance and Purgatory Park rangers assisted firefighters with the rescue operation, according to the Sutton Fire Department Facebook page.

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The hiker, who has not been identified, was freed quickly and taken to a hospital for evaluation. Their status is currently unknown.

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“As always, please be careful when hiking in and around the chasm and wear appropriate footwear for a hike,” reads the Facebook post.