HAMPTON TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Rescue crews came to the aid of a hiker in Hampton Township who fell and injured himself Saturday.

Officials say the man fell over a hillside between Duncan Avenue and the railroad tracks.

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He reportedly suffered a sprained ankle.

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A basket was used to rescue him.

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