MIAMI TWP. — A hiker was seriously injured during the heavy rain last week after slipping on a wet rock and falling at the Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve, according to Miami Twp. Fire and Rescue.
Crews arrived on scene and were met by another hiker who led them to the injured person.
It was found that the hiker had decided to go for a walk on the lower trail when they fell.
The patient was taken from the trails in serious condition to the trauma center at Kettering Health Network Soin Medical Center.
With warmer weather approaching it’s important to remember hiking safety.
The National Park Service offers a few safety tips for those deciding to plan a hike:
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