August 20th, 2023 - Injured Hiker
By Banksville Fire Department
August 20, 2023

@ 10:44, Banksville FD was dispatched to “MIANUS RIVER GORGE PRESERVE” on a report of an injured hiker. 60 Control Dispatchers advised the hiker was approximately 2 miles into the woods and was going to be unable to exit without FD/EMS Assistance

@ 10:51, Car 2581 arrived on location establishing command. UTV/ATV vehicles were requested to assist with transporting the injured party out of the woods.

Bedford Rescue 44 was requested to the scene with additional manpower.

Rescue 7 crew went into the woods on foot while other incoming units went to the fire trail to enter from the opposite direction.

@ 11:25, Patient contact was made by the Armonk UTV (Utility 52) with Armonk EMTs, WEMS Paramedics, and Banksville Firefighters.

Thank you to all mutual aid departments that responded and assisted with this incident.

Banksville - 2581, 2582, R7, MA11
Armonk FD - 2022, U82, U52
Armonk EMS - 51B3
Bedford Village FD - 2041, 2042, R44
Westchester EMS - 45M1
WCDES: BATT 13 (Notified)
North Castle Police Department

Mutual Aid: Armonk FD / Bedford FD