Missing hikers safely rescued in Red River Gorge

CAMPTON, Ky. (WYMT)-
In Wolfe County, a couple of hikers had to be rescued after getting lost in the Red River Gorge overnight.

Wolfe County search and rescue says the hikers lost their way as it began to get dark and were not prepared for chilly overnight temperatures.

Crews pinged their cell phone, found the hikers at the junction of Sheltowee and Lost Branch trail and led them to safety.


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