BAR HARBOR – A Bangor man is recovering from a 30-foot fall in Acadia National Park.
It happened around 10:30 a.m. Christmas. Officials said Tyler Wood, 27, slipped on ice while he was hiking up the Precipice Trail on Champlain Mountain.
A friend who was hiking with him used a cell phone to call for help.
Officials stated it took 14 volunteers get him into an Army National Guard helicopter to be taken off the mountain. He was taken to Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor.