Man rescued after falling in Morgan County ravine

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MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. — Rescue crews have rescued a man they say fell down a ravine in Morgan County Tuesday morning.

Morgan County authorities say they responded to the scene on Chappell Road just after 10:30 a.m. in the Falkville area.

Rescuers say the rough terrain made the job more difficult than they expected and a helicopter was ultimately used to get the man out. The extent of his injuries is unknown at this time.

We will update this story as we work to gather more information.

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