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Rhode Island woman injured hiking in Crawford Notch State Park

A Rhode Island woman was injured after slipping on a rock while hiking Friday in Crawford Notch State Park, New Hampshire Fish and Game Department said in a press release.

Patricia Lussier, 58, of Pascoag, , was hiking on the Arethusa Falls Trail with her husband around 2 p.m. when she injured her knee, officials said.

Lussier was able to walk half of one mile before being place in a litter and carried to the trailhead, officials said. She arrived back at the trailhead shortly before 6 p.m.

Bartlett / Jackson Emergency Services arrived and transported Lussier from the scene, officials said.

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