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Dispatch: Crews locate lost hiker in Haywood County

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HAYWOOD CO., NC (FOX Carolina) -

Haywood County dispatch said search crews located a lost female hiker along the Blue Ridge Parkway early Monday morning. 

Dispatch said a female hiker reported being lost in the Graveyard Fields area around 10:10 p.m. Sunday.

The sheriff's office, Cruso Fire and Rescue, Haywood Rescue and the North Carolina Fish and Wildlife mobilized and began searching. 

According to dispatch, the hiker was able to provide coordinates to search crews. 

Search crews reached the woman and led her back out of the trail around 2 a.m., dispatchers said.

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