Crews rescue man who got stuck in mud while hiking

Created: 06/08/2014 7:22 PM WHEC.com

Crews rescued a man who got stuck in the mud on Sunday afternoon at Powder Mills Park in Pittsford.

Fire officials say the man was hiking when he got tired and then stuck.

More than 50 responders, from several departments, responded to the man’s 911 call. Rescue crews were able to find him by tracking his cellphone’s GPS.

Officials say they were able to successfully get the man out of the mud. No one was injured.

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