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    First responders rescued two hikers, one of whom was suffering a medical emergency, who got lost in the woods of North Stonington on Wednesday night, according to the fire department.

    Officials with the North Stonington Volunteer Fire Company said crews responded to Lantern Hill Trail around 7:40 p.m. Wednesday.

    Crews searched the woods, found the hikers and used a rope system to pull them to safety, according to the fire department.

    Firefighters said one hiker was experiencing medical problems but did not elaborate.