Man rescued in Lawrence Co. after falling while rock-climbing


LAWRENCE COUNTY, Pa. - Emergency crews rescued a man at McConnells Mill State Park in Lawrence County Wednesday after he fell while rock-climbing.

Friends of the 19-year-old told Channel 11 that he slipped and fell about 15 feet into a creek, and he was in and out of consciousness when they called 911.

The man was pulled from the water and transported to Butler Hospital, officials said. His name and condition haven’t been released.