Firefighters rescue man who fell near Audubon Society

PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland firefighters rescued a man Wednesday afternoon who fell down a steep embankment near the Audubon Society.

Crews on the scene told KATU News that the man was hiking with a grandchild when he fell 30 to 40 feet. After he was rescued, the man was taken to OHSU with minor injuries.

The rescue happened in the 5100 block of Northwest Cornell Road.