BURKE COUNTY, NC (WBTV)- For the second time in two days, officials in Burke County have successfully rescued a hiker.
Relatives became worried when a woman did not return home Friday evening. They alerted authorities, who found her vehicle at Table Rock Picnic Area just before 8 pm.
The discovery prompted a rescue effort that included several local fire departments and a highway patrol helicopter.
The woman was located Saturday, thanks to that helicopter.