An injured ATV rider was rescued from the woods of New Milford Friday night. Water Witch Hose fire company was called to help New Milford Ambulance in the woods behind Candlewood Lake Road North with a reported ATV accident. A bystander on scene was able to guide first responders and equipment to the patient as well as remove 1 patient from the woods via Fourwheeler. Ranger 1 was deployed to extricate a second patient from the trail with a leg injury. A team of firefighters, EMS , and police removed the patient from over 1/2 mile of trail; while battling steep terrain, wet rock ledge, heavy rain, and nearby thunderstorms.