Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue brought an injured 25-year-old woman hiker from Misery Ridge Trail at Smith Rock safely to her friends Sunday, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
Kayla Lynn Miller, while scrambling around some loose rocks, fell and was injured. Redmond Fire Department personnel responded and stabilized her until eight search-and-rescue volunteers and two deputies arrived. Together, they carried Miller aboard a litter down the trail to two waiting friends, who drove her home.
Emergency personnel received the report at 5:20 p.m., according to the Sheriff’s Office.
— Bulletin staff reports