Emergency crews are rescuing a 70 year old man who fell over the high cliff that overlooks the Jaws off Waziata Street in Waldport. It was a rescue of one person who fell part way down. Getting to him from above and from below was problematic.
The rescue involved a comprehensive effort by North Lincoln County Fire/Rescue, Depoe Bay Fire Rescue, Newport Fire Rescue, Seal Rock Fire Rescue and Central Coast Fire Rescue. The victim was removed from the cliff and transported to Pacific Communities Hospital in Newport. His condition was not available.