Woman falls off trail on Mowbray Mountain

Dayton, TN (WDEF)- A 22-year-old fell off a trail on Mowbray Mountain Saturday. 

It happened just after 11:30 am on the trails at the Pocket Wilderness. 

Mowbray Volunteer Fire Department responded and requested for a mutual aid response for additional manpower and ATV’s to the scene. 

Officials said the 22-year-old female fell off the trail and rolled about 15 feet down. 

Sale Creek and Sequoyah Volunteer Fire Deparments also responded to the scene. 

According to Mowbray VFD Assistant Chief, Dusten Woodard, reported the patient had minor abrasions and a sprained ankle from the fall. 

A Sale Creek firefighter rolled his ATV during the rescue and sustained lacerations to his back. 

The name of the female and the firefighter will not be released at this time. 

We will keep you updated as more information becomes available. 

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