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Hiker Dies After 30-Foot Fall



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    A hiker died after falling about 30 feet at Hubbard Park in Meriden.

    A hiker happened upon an injured hiker near a castle in the park on one of the trails. The Meriden Fire Department responded at about 6:53 p.m. on Wednesday.

    It appears the hiker fell about 30 feet down a rock face. It's unknown how the hiker fell.

    Meriden police responded and blocked off the parking lot so that a LifeStar helicopter could land, but the hiker died at the scene.

    Hubbard Park is located at 979 West Main Street.