Hiker recovering from fall at ‘The Vortex’ in Dammeron Valley

DAMMERON VALLEY, Utah – A 60-year-old Washington County woman is recovering in the hospital after falling in Dammeron Valley.

The Saint George News reports the woman tripped and fell off a 10-foot drop while walking on a trail from The Vortex near Lower Sand Cove reservoir Sunday.

Emergency crews flew her to a hospital.

Doctors say she suffered a concussion and several facial injuries.

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