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NH hiker rescued after fall

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FRANCONIA NOTCH, N.H. -

A New Hampshire hiker is safe after being rescued in near Cannon Mountain.

Police got the call just after 1:30 p.m. Saturday that the man had slipped on a granite slab on the Kinsman Ridge Trail. They say he slid 12 feet down and hit his head on a rock.
A family member -- who is a trained EMT -- was hiking with him -- and was able to help him until rescuers arrived. He was taken to the hospital with head and face injuries.

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