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Rescued hikers return to Virginia

Two hikers missing for nearly a week have landed in Richmond.

Neal Peckens and Jason Hiser were found Monday after they got lost hiking in Glacier National Park in Montana. Hiser is an associate veterinarian at Broad Street Veterinary Hospital in Richmond. Peckens lives in Herndon.

They arrived at Richmond International Airport around 4:40 p.m. Tuesday, with their family members who had flown out to Montana to meet them after their rescue. The group was on a private plane chartered for their return from Glacier Park International Airport.

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