Disoriented Disabled Man Rescued from Woods

PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI (Ben Caxton) — Police, Fire and EMS units combined forces to find and rescue an intellectually disabled man suffering from an asthma attack who had been hiking in the woods behind Bluff View School last Thursday. The 47-year-old man’s general location was provided when he called 9-1-1 around 1:00 PM. He was eventually located around 4:30 PM several hundred yards into the woods, in severe respiratory distress and suffering from hypothermia. He was taken to Crossing Rivers Health for treatment.

1 Comment on "Disoriented Disabled Man Rescued from Woods"

  1. Rodney Burkum | March 23, 2020 at 9:08 am | Reply

    Are there any confirmed cases of the virus in Crawford County?

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