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Fall on Snow

Custer County Search and Rescue was activated by the Custer County Sheriff’s Office at 15:01 on Friday, June 24th for a 64 old male party from Colorado Springs who had fallen, hit a rock and had severe head injuries. Teams … Continue reading

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Texas Man Injured in Hunting Mishap with Mule

Custer County Search and Rescue responded to extract a Texas man from the Texas Creek trail #1350 on Monday, September 7th.   James Woodfin, 76 of Midland Texas, who was hunting in the area, was seriously injured when the mule he … Continue reading

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Texas Trauma Surgeon Dies in Fall

Custer County Search and Rescue responded for a recovery mission on Crestone Needle’s Ellingwood Arête route on Thursday September 3rd after receiving two 911 notifications just before 10:00 am. Western State Mountain Rescue Team and Saguache County SAR also participated … Continue reading

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