Hiker airlifted from Rattlesnake Lake

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NORTH BEND, Wash. —

A hiker with a medical issue had to be rescued from a trail at Rattlesnake Lake Thursday afternoon.

The man was about a mile up on the Rattlesnake Ledge Trail when the medical issue occurred.

The victim was brought to a chopper and airlifted to a hospital.

Rattlesnake Lake is about 4 miles from North Bend.

The condition of the man is not known.

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