Man falls approximately 100 feet at Glen Onoko Falls

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Published: Oct 26 2012 08:00:00 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 27 2012 12:01:10 AM EDT
JIM THORPE, Pa. -

An accident in Carbon County has left one man in the hospital.

It happened shortly after 2:30 Friday afternoon.

Officials say an 18-year-old hiker fell 100 feet off of one of the falls in Glen Onoko.

They also say he suffered major trauma.

Crews on the scene say they tried flying the victim to a nearby hospital but weather conditions prevented their efforts.

There is no word yet on his condition.