Lost hiker missing for three days found

Published 11/03 2012 08:29PM

Updated 11/04 2012 10:00AM

Rescue crews work to locate a stranded hiker who has been lost for three days
Rescue crews work to locate a stranded hiker who has been lost for three days/ABC 4 News
MT. OLYMPUS, Utah (ABC 4 News) - A lost hiker who had been missing for three days was found and rescued by helicopter Saturday night.

A father and son were hiking the Mt. Olympus trail, when around 5 p.m., they heard someone screaming for help, said Lt. Steve Shreeve of the Unified Police Department. 

Cole Taylor, 19, from West Valley, became lost and stuck on a cliff side for approximately three days, said Shreeve

The father and son called 911 and crews located and rescued the man.

Shreeve said Taylor was in good condition at the time of his rescue. Dehydration and "feeling ill" were the extent of his injuries.

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