4:35PM – A man apparently got too close to a drop off south of the Hallmark Inn and fell down through blackberry bushes toward the beach below. Initial reports say the man is not seriously injured but he does need help extricating himself.
4:37PM – Newport Fire Rescue’s Beach Hummer is accessing the beach via the Nye Beach Turnaround and is enroute to the victim.
4:41PM – Appears he’s fallen off the cliff near Georgie’s restaurant. Fire rescue personnel are headed down the stairwell beachward of Georgie’s. Beach rig is already on scene.
4:43PM – Contact with the victim. He’s not injured.
4:45PM – They’re walking him down.
4:47PM – He’s off the beach. Fire Rescue giving him a lift to his car.