ANCHORAGE (AP) -- A hiker who suffered a stroke and fell had to be rescued Sunday from a trail just south of Anchorage.
Michael Handle, 52, fell about eight feet while hiking along Falls Creek, near Mile 106 of the Seward Highway shortly before 4 p.m., Alaska State Troopers said.
Anchorage fire and Rescue and a rescue helicopter from the Alaska National Guard responded.
Troopers said Handle was taken to an Anchorage hospital.
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