UPDATE: Hikers safe after Red River Gorge rescue

WOLFE/MORGAN COUNTY, Ky (WYMT) - Three out of state hikers are safe following a rescue Sunday night from the Red River Gorge.

Emergency management officials say the hikers got lost around 6:30pm off Osborne Bend Trail in Wolfe County.

They were found around 11 o'clock on Sunday night.

Crews say the group of two woman and one man, all between ages 20 and 30, were out on a day hike when they left the trail and got turned around.

No one was injured.

Original story:

WOLFE/MORGAN COUNTY, Ky (WYMT) - We continuing to follow a story out in Red River Gorge.

Emergency Management Officials tell Mountain News three hikers, two women and one man who are all from Michigan, are trapped near the Wolfe-Morgan County line.

Officials tell us the group somehow got off the trail and got lost.

As of 11:30 Sunday night, they say the 3 people are not injured, and crews are working to free them.

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