Teen injured while hiking on McAfee Knob

CATAWBA, Va. (AP) - Authorities say emergency crews rescued a teenage hiker on McAfee Knob after he fell and suffered a head injury.

Roanoke County Fire & Rescue says crews were dispatched about 7:40 a.m. Sunday and found the boy near the top of the trail.

Authorities say the teen told rescuers he slipped and fell on the trail, receiving a cut to his head. He was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.