Man rescued after falling into ravine in Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Firefighters rescued a man who fell into a ravine late Sunday night.

First responders answered a call for an intoxicated man passed out in front of Busters. When they approached the man, we're told he jumped up and tried to walk off, but he didn't realize there was a ravine and tumbled into the Town Branch ravine.

Crews rescued the man by lowering down a rescuer in a basket attached to a rope.

Once crews retrieved the man, they took him to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus