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Hiker rescued after 75-foot fall Tuesday

ITHACA, N.Y. –– First responders rescued a hiker Tuesday morning after he fell roughly 75 feet onto a ledge overlooking a gorge in Buttermilk Falls State Park. Fellow hikers alerted Tompkins County Dispatch just before 8 a.m., and firefighters from the Ithaca Fire Department and medics from Bangs Ambulance responded minutes later. Emergency crews found […]