Volunteer injured while helping rescue 3 hikers in Snohomish County

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Mt. Dickerman (Photo by Nicholas Shipes/Creative commons)

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. — Three hikers were rescued early Monday at Mt. Dickerman in Snohomish County.

The Snohomish County sheriff’s office says Everett Mountain Rescue brought down two stranded men and a woman with an injured ankle was carried out from the Perry Creek Trail.

A male search and rescue volunteer was transported to Providence Regional Medical Center after experiencing a medical event during a rescue operation. The sheriff’s office says he is in critical condition.

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