Woman Injured after Fall Near Catawba Falls
MCDOWELL COUNTY, N.C. - Emergency crews helped a female hiker who fell near a waterfall in McDowell County on Sunday.
It happened about 7:30 p.m. at Catawba Falls outside Old Fort.
Authorities say the woman was found on a trail about a half mile from the lower falls.
It took crews several hours to get her out.
They say she was hurt, but is expected to be OK.