Multnomah Falls hiker hit by rock, falls 75 feet

Multnomah County

His injuries were not life-threatening

A hiker was hurt when he fell 75 feet after being hit by a rock at Multnomah Falls on June 29, 2019. (Corbett Fire)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A hiker fell 75 feet at Multnomah Falls Saturday after he was hit by a rock on the trail.

The Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office said the man was hit in the head and fell off the trail.

Corbett Fire did a high angle rope rescue to get the man to safety. They said he was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.

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