Male subject struck his back while diving at Bingham Falls. The subject was assisted out of the water by bystanders and was found by rescue lying on a rock at the edge of the large pool near the base of the gorge. 

The patient was complaining of intense lower back pain and right shoulder pain. He was immobilized, packaged in a litter, and administered pain medication. 
Three raise systems were utilized for the extrication up the steep steps leading down to the gorge. The patient was transported to UVM MC by Stowe Rescue. 
Team Members RespondingOther Agencies RespondingTime of Call  Weather Conditions

Veliko, Govoni, VanDyke, Reinhardt, Speer, Westervelt, Miller, Rogers, Burke, Wehse, Raybold, Millick,  Warren

Stowe Rescue

Stowe Police Dept (Traffic)

Morrisville Rescue (Paramedic)

17:00 - 19:00

Calm, Hot, Dry, Clear

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