Fire officers rescue a man who fell 150 feet off a cliff in front of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco on Saturday morning.
Southern Marin Fire District officials posted on Facebook, firefighters reacted on the side of Battery Spencer, an observation deck that overlooks the Golden Gate Bridge, after reports of a victim who fell 150 feet from the edge of the cliff .
When first responders arrived, they made contact with the victim, who was conscious. Officials said they installed a rope system and were able to rescue the victim without any injuries.
Officials said the victim was taken to a local hospital, where he was treated for minor injuries. His name and age were not released.
Southern Marine Fire District officials thanked the authorities for coordinating the successful rescue operation.
Fire officials said, “Excellent job to all the staff involved! The skill of coordinating and communicating in rescuing the victim is a testament to the professionalism and teamwork that our agencies bring to the community on a daily basis. ”
Officials also warned visitors to avoid the banks of Battery Spencer and pay attention to warning signs posted around the cliff.