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Man falls 20 metres at Otford


A man has been rescued near Otford Train Station after falling 20 metres down an embankment early Sunday morning.

The man slipped as he was looking for a spot to urinate.

NSW SES Vertical Rescue Operators, Police Rescue Squad and the Rural Fire Service pulled the man to safety.


He was transported by Ambulance to hospital with a suspected broken ankle and cuts.

Image: NSW SES Wollongong City Unit