July 5, 2021
Public Information Unit, 303-441-1500
Hiker Having Medical Issue Rescued on the Allenspark Trail
Boulder County, Colo. -
On Sunday, July 4, 2021 at approximately 9:53 p.m., the Boulder County Communications Center was notified of a hiker experiencing a medical emergency on the Allenspark Trail.
A forty-eight year-old male from Loveland experienced a medical emergency while hiking with his girlfriend. Rocky Mountain Rescue Group and Allenspark Fire Protection District provided a wheeled-litter evacuation to the trailhead. Estes Park Paramedics provided medical care and ambulance transport to an area hospital. The rescue lasted approximately three hours.
Agencies assisting with this rescue included: Allenspark Fire Protection District, Rocky Mountain Rescue Group, Estes Park Paramedics, and the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office.
The associated Boulder County Sheriff's Office case number is: #21-3097.
/s/ Kevin Harner, Emergency Services Coordinator