Child saved after fall on Signal Mountain trail
A child who was the victim of a high fall was rescued from a Signal Mountain trail on Easter Sunday.
It happened around 5:30 p.m. at Signal Point Trail.
Hamilton County EMS spokeswoman Amy Maxwell says the 12-year-old girl fell 9 feet from a rock, injuring her head.
Several agencies teamed up to save the child.
Maxwell says the rescue took about an hour and half and the child was conscious and alert.
The victim was taken to a local hospital.
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