Woman Saved After Falling From Bluff in Ellison Bay
7/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
By Tim Kowols
A woman was rescued by local emergency personnel Saturday afternoon after falling from a bluff near Porcupine Bay Road in Ellison Bay. According to eyewitnesses that called 911, people could her yelling for help. A cooperative effort led by Sister Bay/Liberty Grove Fire Chief Chris Hecht helped the woman to safety using boats and climbing equipment. According to Hecht, the circumstances of where she fell and where she landed led to a difficult rescue situation.
After the woman was taken from emergency baskets and placed on a boat to Ellison Bay, she was airlifted via helicopter to Aurora Bay Care in Green Bay. The woman has yet to be identified and there is no current information on her condition.