STAMFORD - A woman hiking at a Stamford park was rescued by emergency crews Tuesday after she tripped and broke her leg.

Authorities say the woman and her father had been hiking in Mianus River Park for around 30 minutes and were far into the park when she fell over a tree root. They say they struggled to find her.

Officials say the woman was taken to the hospital.

There is no word yet on her name, age or hometown.