Hikers rescued overnight

Hikers rescued overnight

LEIGHTON, AL (WAFF) - Three young hikers are safe after rescue crews located them in the woods overnight.

They were found in the woods off of Aycock Cemetery Rd. in Colbert Co. The call came shortly before 10:00 Wednesday night. Colbert county sheriff's deputies responded and found the two 20-year-olds and a 13-year-old uninured. They told deputies they just got turned around.

LagGrange fire and rescue also assisted in the rescue.

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