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Woman rescued after sliding down bluff in Red Wing


RED WING, Minn. (KTTC) -- The Red Wing Fire Department rescued a woman who fell off a trail Tuesday morning at Barn Bluff in Red Wing.

Fire officials say a woman was walking on a trail on Barn Bluff with two friends just before 10 a.m. when she slipped and slid 50 feet down the bluff.

According to the Red Wing Fire Department, firefighters used rope rescue equipment to reach the woman. Two paramedics provided first-aid and put her in a basket.

A Minnesota State Patrol helicopter carried her to safety. She was transported by Mayo One to Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester where she was listed in stable condition.


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