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Hikers rescued from Clark's Gully in Yates County

Posted at: 10/26/2012 7:54 AM

Three hikers had to be rescued Thursday night in Yates County. It happened in Clark’s Gully near Naples.

News10NBC is told the hikers went into the gully around 5 p.m. When it got dark, they decided to go down an embankment to walk the creek bed but police say they lost their footing and tumbled several yards.

The hikers called 911 and a rescue team used ropes to rappel down to them and hoist them up.

Police say the three had minor scraps and bruises.