Emergency crews rescue hiker in Meriden

(WTNH / Kevin Pflaumer)

MERIDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Rescue crews were needed to aid a hiker in Meriden on Saturday evening.

According to officials, crews were called to Giuffrida Park for a lost hiker.

The hiker was then located on the side of the rock face above Suzio’s Quarry and unable to move.

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Crews worked to reach the hiker using a high angle rope system. The hiker was secured and lowered to a crew waiting on the bottle.

The hiker was not injured and was able to safely walk out of the woods.

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