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Missing Carbon County hikers located

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jul 02 2013 08:23:53 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 03 2013 09:05:46 AM CDT

Missing hikers located

CARBON COUNTY, Pa. -

Carbon County dispatchers say a search for three missing hikers is now over.

The search for the hikers was being conducted at Broad Mountain.

Authorities became concerned when they learned that the hikers had not been heard from for about three to four hours.

Dispatchers told 69 News a search operation began shortly before 8:30 Tuesday night.

The hikers were located about an hour later.

Dispatchers said none of the hikers appeared hurt.

Officials did not provide the names of the missing hikers.