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Short fall at Starved Rock State Park leads to a hospital visit

Posted by wlpo on July 5, 2015

Waterfalls are great to look at but they can be dangerous if you’re not careful.

Utica firefighters were called out to Wildcat Canyon Sunday night just after 7:30 for a man who fell about five feet and broke his ankle. He slipped and fell at the waterfall.

The man who was taken across the river by boat and then taken to Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru. His name hasn’t been released yet.

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