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Media Release

Release Date: June 25th, 2020 - 8:37pm

Originator: Staff Sergeant, Jeff Dunham, One District Uniform Operations, 905-825-4747 ext 2410

Contact: Staff Sergeant, On Duty Staff Sergeant, One District Uniform Operations, 905-825-4747 ext 2410

Location: Milton, Ontario

Hiker Rescued at Hilton Falls Conservation Area

‚ÄčThe Halton Regional Police Service, Milton Fire, Halton Conservation Parks Police and Halton Paramedics responded to the Hilton Falls Conservation Area on Campbellville Rd, Milton at approximately 7:15 pm after receiving a report of a hiker falling down the escarpment.

At approximately 7:00 pm a 29 year old female resident of Mississauga was walking with a group of friends on the trails at Hilton Falls when she stepped over a railing to take a photo, the hiker lost her footing and fell approximately 10-15 feet down the escarpment.

Emergency Services were contacted and attended the scene, the hiker was brought to safety. The hiker suffered minor injuries but was taken to local hospital as a precaution.

Police remind hikers to stay on trails while traversing the conservation areas along the escarpment. Enjoy the outdoors safely and remain inside fences and railings.