Las Vegas Sun

May 23, 2019

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Hiker seriously injured on trail near Hoover Dam

A hiker was seriously injured Sunday on a trail near the Hoover Dam.

The Metro Police search and rescue team responded to the Sunday afternoon call and found the man about 4 miles inside the Gold Strike Trail entrance near the Hoover Dam. Ground crews could not reach him and a helicopter was sent in to bring him to safety.

It's unclear what injuries he sustained.

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