Officials working to rescue injured volunteer firefighter on NC trail

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Officials working to rescue injured volunteer firefighter on trail (WSOC).

BURKE COUNTY, N.C. — Officials said they are working to rescue a man injured in the Linville Gorge area.

A volunteer firefighter was going on a three-day hike when he was injured on the Bynum Bluff Trail.

It will take crews up to three hours to get the man out of the woods.

Check back with WSOC for updates on this developing story.

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