First responders are converging on a rural property in Lake County after reports emerged that a hunter was attacked by a feral pig.
Scanner traffic indicates the incident occurred around 11:00 a.m. in the hills surrounding Middletown’s Langtry Farms Vineyard and Wines.
Dispatch reported the hunter’s companions were initially working to bring the patient down to the winery for treatment. However, after moving became difficult, an air ambulance was requested with the potential that a hoist would be necessary to transport the patient.
Shout out to the On the Scanner Lake County Facebook page for initially reporting the incident.
UPDATE 11:30 a.m.: Scanner traffic indicates first responders are packing the patient for transport after which they will rendezvous with the air ambulance at the Middletown Fire Station.
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