8-Year-Old Falls 50 Feet from Rocky Area in Taylors Falls, Seriously Injured

8-Year-Old Falls 50 Feet from Rocky Area in Taylors Falls, Seriously Injured Photo: Facebook image courtesy of Chisago County Sheriff's Office

October 22, 2018 04:26 PM

The Chisago County Sheriff's Office reports a eight-year-old is seriously injured after falling approximately 50 feet from a rock area inaccessible by foot due to cliffs in Taylors Falls.

According to the press release, the fall happened around 2:03 p.m. Thursday at Interstate Park. 

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Rescue crews picked the child up by watercraft and transported the child to the hospital. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Sgt. Shane Carroll at 651-257-4100.

Editor's Note: The initial press release from authorities incorrectly identified the child's age. That has since been corrected.


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