Man airlifted to hospital after fall at Morgan Co. bluff - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Man airlifted to hospital after fall at Morgan Co. bluff

Officials said a man fell from the bluff and landed in a rocky area. (Source: Scott M.) Officials said a man fell from the bluff and landed in a rocky area. (Source: Scott M.)
Officials said the man was airlifted in stable condition. (Source: Amy L.) Officials said the man was airlifted in stable condition. (Source: Amy L.)
MORGAN COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

Crews in Morgan County airlifted a man who fell and hit his head to an area hospital.

Officials at the scene said the man was in the Louis Bluff area with friends around 3:30 p.m. when he tripped and fell over the bluff, landing on a rocky area below. His companions were able to contact 911.

Crews transported the man to a nearby park area in preparation for the airlift. He was then transported by helicopter to Huntsville Hospital in stable condition. Officials would not elaborate on the man's injuries.

Talucah Volunteer Fire Department, Morgan County Rescue Squad, marine police and HEMSI contributed to the rescue effort.

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