(Lander, Wyo.) – The Fremont County Sheriff’s Department reported today that a 13-year-old female from Colorado was rescued Saturday afternoon near Fiddlers Lake on the Loop Road after a snow machine crash.
According to Undersheriff Ryan Lee, about about 3:30 p.m. Saturday a call was received reporting that the girl had crashed into a tree. “Rescue personnel reached the girl about a hour later and found she had a broken femur,” Lee said in a news release. “Search and Rescue members stabilized her injury and transported her via snow machine to an awaiting ambulance at Bruce’s Campground.”
Lee said the cause of the collision was not known. The girl was taken to Lander Regional Hospital for treatment.