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NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. – Emergency teams called in a helicopter to bring an unidentified man up from the Whirlpool Gorge about 4:45 p.m. Sunday after he suffered a leg injury, Niagara Parks Police reported.

The Niagara Parks Police High Angle River Team, the Niagara Falls Fire Department and Niagara Emergency Medical Services responded and stabilized the man. Niagara Helicopters Limited flew him out of the gorge to a waiting ambulance, where he was assessed by paramedics. His condition was not immediately available.