Man falls off a cliff in Morgan County
VALHERMOSO SPRINGS, Ala. (WHNT) Volunteer firefighters and paramedics were on the scene of a rescue operation in Morgan County.
Talacuh Volunteer Fire Department Assistant Chief Bud Smith tells WHNT News 19 a middle-aged man tripped and fell from a cliff at an area called Lewis Bluff on the Tennessee River. It’s located off of Talucah Road in Valhermoso Springs.
Smith said the man hit a rock on the way down and hurt himself.
Emergency crews transported him to Sunnyside Park by boat. Crews then called in a medical helicopter to take the man to Huntsville Hospital.
He is currently in stable condition.
Officials are not releasing his name at this time.