Texas man suffering from altitude sickness rescued following 10-hour mission


On Sept. 11, Archuleta County Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Management (OEM) received a call around 10:30 p.m. of a man suffering from possible altitude sickness. Following a 10-hour mission, the man was rescued and transported to receive medical care.

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