Botetourt County crews help hiker who fell 20 feet at Roaring Run Falls

Roanoke Valley News

BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — First responders from across Botetourt County spent their Sunday helping a person who was injured after falling along the Roaring Run Falls trail.

According to Eagle Rock Volunteer Fire and Rescue, the injured hiker fell approximately 20 feet at Roaring Run Falls on Sunday, May 9.

Fire officials say Botetourt EMS transported the hiker to the hospital.

“Thankful for all the responders out there making sure people receive the help they need everyday!” Botetourt County Department of Fire and EMS posted on Facebook Sunday night.

Get breaking news, weather, and sports delivered to your smartphone with the WFXR News app available on Apple and Android.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

News tips

Do you have a news tip or breaking news to share with WFXR?  Submit your tip here.

Latest News

More News

News Tip Form