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Dispatch: Injured hiker found in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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HAYWOOD CO., NC (FOX Carolina) -

Haywood County dispatchers said emergency officials responded to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park on Tuesday night after receiving reports of an injured hiker.

Dispatchers said the rescue was underway in a remote area after they were notified around 8 p.m.

They couldn't confirm the nature of the injury, but said the hiker was injured.

Dispatchers said the hiker was found around 1:30 a.m. and was taken to the hospital.

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