Man in Hospital After Falling 40 Feet

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A man was flown to the hospital after he fell 40 feet at a state park in Luzerne County.

It happened Saturday morning on a trail at Ricketts Glen State Park near Red Rock.

According to officials with the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, a man was hiking in the middle of the park, then slipped off the trail and fell into Erie Falls.

It took two hours for crews to get the man out of the park.

There is no word on the man’s name or his condition after the fall in Luzerne County.