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2 missing hikers in Buncombe Co. located

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BUNCOMBE, NC (FOX Carolina) -

Fire crews say two hikers who were lost on Graybeard trail in Buncombe County Tuesday evening were located Tuesday night.

Per the Black Mountain Fire Department, they received a call from two hikers lost on the trail around 7:15 p.m. Officials say the hikers were having trouble because it was getting dark. They only had a cell phone light.

Both hikers were located around 10:30 p.m. No injuries were reported.

The Broad River Fire Department, Swannanoa Fire Department and the Montreat Police Department assisted in the search.

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