BRIGHTON, Utah (ABC4) – A hiker is suffering head trauma following a serious accident at Lake Catherine.
Unified Police told ABC4 that the woman was trekking through trails in the area when she took a 60-foot fall.
Though the hiker’s condition has not been disclosed, Unified Police have confirmed that she received traumatic head injuries as a result of the incident.
This is one of two serious hiking accidents that have been reported today, the other being a fatal 30-foot fall in Neffs Canyon.
Regarding these two incidents, Unified Police Detective Arlan Bennett says that when setting out for a hike, it is always necessary to be prepared for anything you may have to deal with.
This is an ongoing story and ABC4 will provide updates as more information becomes available.