Child Injured From Fall At Spillway Wednesday

(BLOOMINGTON) – A child was injured Wednesday afternoon while walking trails on Valley Mission Road at the Spillway at Lake Monroe.

Around 3:20 p.m. Monroe Fire Protection District and IU Health Ambulance crews were dispatched to the location after the child tumbled almost 120 feet while hitting a ledge before falling to the ground below.

The child was taken to IU Bloomington Hospital then transferred to a Indianapolis hospital for further treatment.