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Missing Hiker Found With Broken Leg

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The hiker missing near Kings Canyon National Park has been rescued.

The Clovis man disappeared in the High Sierra last week and was located on Thursday.

33–year–old Gregory Hein was found near Davis Lake at an elevation of more than 10,000 feet.

Rescuers say he got stuck after breaking his leg.

Search and rescue crews found his car near the Florence Lake store last week.

Officials think Heinz hurt himself on his way back down from Mt. Goddard and was probably stuck in the area for several days.

He was flown to Community Regional Medical Center to get looked at.

 

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