Injured hiker on West Glacier Trail rescued

    Alaska State Troopers received a report of a lost and injured hiker on West Glacier Trail in Juneau Saturday afternoon around 3:00.

    Alaska State Troopers received a report of a lost and injured hiker on West Glacier Trail in Juneau Saturday afternoon around 3:00.

    Investigation revealed Skyler Mazon, age 36 of Juneau, was hiking West Glacier Trail when he became separated from his hiking party. Mazon also sustained a minor injury to his ankle when trying to find the trail.

    Mazon was able to call 911 from a cell phone which provided Troopers with a location. Capital City Fire & Rescue responded, successfully located Mazon, and escorted him to the trailhead.

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