DUFFIELD, Va. (WJHL) – UPDATE: The hiker rescue personnel was working to get to at the Devils Bathtub Trail has been rescued.

According to a post from the Fort Blackmore Volunteer Fire Department, the hiker was taken to a hospital and the rescue is concluded.

Rescue operations began after crews received word that a woman had broken her ankle halfway to the bathtub Saturday.


Crews are working to rescue a woman who broke her ankle while hiking the Devils Bathtub trail, The Fort Blackmore Volunteer Fire Department posted on their Facebook page.

The post said the hiker is halfway up to the bathtub.

The Fort Blackmore Fire Department and Duffield Fire and Rescue are on scene. The Dungannon Fire Department is en route.

This is a developing story. Stay with News Channel 11 for updates.