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Manitou Springs Fire Department assists in patient rescue on Incline

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The Manitou Springs Fire Department was conducting high angle rescue training when they assisted in the rescue and carry-out of a patient on the Incline.

The incident happened Saturday afternoon, where firefighters assisted El Paso County Search and Rescue on a patient who needed medical attention.

According to El Paso County Search and Rescue, a person suffered serious traumatic head injury on the Incline.

This prompted the Incline to be closed, but the Barr Trail remained open during the medical evacuation.

There is no word on the condition of the patient. 

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