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Flat Tops Wilderness Area rescue

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Routt County Search and Rescue crew members and emergency services officials help load a 50-year-old Texas man into Flight for Life helicopter after he fell an estimated 80 feet on the Devil’s Causeway trail in the Flat Tops Wilderness Area.

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Routt County Search and Rescue responds to Flat Tops, Mount Zirkel wilderness area calls Tuesday

A 50-year-old Texas man was expected to be OK after possibly suffering from a stroke and falling as far as 80 feet down steep, rocky terrain in the Flat Tops Wilderness Area on Tuesday.


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