Hiker falls 75 feet at Benton Falls - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

UPDATE: Hiker falls 75 feet at Benton Falls

Posted: Updated:

POLK COUNTY, TN. (WRCB)-- Rescue crews were called to Polk County, after a man fell 75 feet while hiking at Benton Falls.

Polk County dispatch says the incident happened shortly around 11:30 am, Saturday.

The dispatcher says it's believed the man fell from a water rock near the edge of the fall.

The hiker was flown to Erlanger with serious trauma, but dispatch says he was conscious and alert.

Stay with WRCBtv.com for updates.

Powered by Frankly