100 feet above the Mississippi River
ST. PAUL, Minnesota – St. Paul firefighters performed a daring rope rescue of a man stranded on a cliff Saturday morning.
FOX 9 reports that firefighters responded to Wabasha Street and Shepard Road for a man stuck on a cliff approximately 100 feet above the Mississippi River.
St. Paul Fire Captain Mike Aspenes told FOX 9 that it is assumed the man was trying to access a cave entrance.
Officials say that they are often called to the area for people trying to use the caves to stay warm.
No one was injured in the rescue operation.