Woman rescued at Hanging Lake | PostIndependent.com

Woman rescued at Hanging Lake

Garfield County Search and Rescue and Glenwood Springs Fire Department deployed to Hanging Lake Trail mid-morning Wednesday to assist a woman who was believed to have had a heat stroke and seizure.

Fire Chief Gary Tillotson said the woman was about three-fourths of a mile into the steep 1.2-mile trail.

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