A 22-year-old woman received extensive injures after falling 40-50 feet from a La Crosse bluff.
The woman was hiking in an unauthorized area of Grandad Bluff at about 7:30 a.m. Wednesday when the incident happened. The woman did have a cellphone and was able to call 911. Rescuers say with out her call the fall may have been fatal as they would have not known where she was.
According to WKBT-TV, the woman's injuries are not expected to be life-threatening.
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