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Saltville man rescued after ATV flips down hill

Published On: Apr 21 2013 04:23:08 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 21 2013 02:37:40 PM CDT
SMYTH COUNTY, Va. -

A man had to be rescued Sunday afternoon after his ATV flipped down a hill.

According to the Saltville Police Department, a Saltville resident in his 40s was out on his four-wheeler Saturday when it flipped, sending him down a hill.

We're told some hikers discovered the man Sunday afternoon in a wooded area off of Highway 91.

Saltville police, fire and rescue crews, along with Med-Flight, helped with the rescue. The man was flown to the hospital.