Officials rescue unresponsive person found on trail at Monte Sano State Park

Officials say the male was found a little more than a mile up the trail, and he is in serious condition.

Posted: Apr 18, 2019 7:03 PM
Updated: Apr 18, 2019 9:02 PM

UPDATE: (7:25 p.m.) Huntsville Fire and Rescue Special Operations crews have found the unresponsive male, and he is being transported from the scene in a Huntsville Emergency Medical Services Inc vehicle.

Officials say the male was found a little more than a mile up the trail, and he is in serious condition. Huntsville Fire and Rescue said the unresponsive man had been biking up the trail.

According to AllTrails, Mountain Mist Trail is 7.3 miles long.

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Huntsville Fire and Rescue says an unresponsive person was found Thursday evening on the Mountain Mist Trail at Monte Sano State Park. 

A jogger found the person and called 911. Huntsville Fire and Rescue Special Operations is trying to get to the person. The jogger is giving the unresponsive person CPR, while on the phone with emergency dispatch.

Off-road vehicles and seven trucks are on Bankhead Parkway while crews work to find the person. Huntsville police have blocked the road.

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