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Va man recovering after falling from cliff

Tuesday - 4/9/2013, 4:18pm  ET

EAGLE ROCK, Va. (AP) -- A Botetourt County man is recovering in the hospital after he fell about 40 feet from a cliff near Eagle Rock.

Authorities say the 32-year-old was rescued Tuesday afternoon along the James River after he fell while on a walk with his brother.

Media outlets report that the man was airlifted to Roanoke Memorial. Authorities say he has several broken bones but is expected to be OK.


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