Fort Blackmore FD: Missing Hikers found safe in Devils Bathtub area


SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA (WJHL) — UPDATE: The missing hikers were found by ground crews after a Medflight did a flyover.

According to the Fort Blackmore Volunteer Fire Department’s Facebook page, all of the hikers were found safe and at the last notice were being escorted back.


Emergency personnel are responding to the case of three missing hikers at a popular Southwest Virginia hiking location.

The Fort Blackmore Fire Department and Duffield Fire and Rescue members are responding to the area of the Devil’s Bathtub for three lost hikers.

One hiker is reportedly on oxygen.

This information is according to the fire department’s Facebook page.

Stay tuned with News Channel 11 on this developing story.

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