Woman hospitalized after fall, rescue at state park

Woman hospitalized after fall, rescue at state park

SLIPPERY ROCK TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A woman is in very serious condition at a Pittsburgh hospital after falling at McConnells Mill State Park.

According to rangers, the Avalon woman was taking photos with a male companion when she fell approximately 30 feet over Kildoo Falls.

It took crews about a half-hour to rescue her.

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Witnesses said the woman had a cut on her head.

Rangers told Channel 11 something like this happens at least once a year.

They stressed that anyone who visits the park should stay on the trails for safety reasons.

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