Man injured from fall at Black Rocks

Joe Rowles

re-Black Rocks_KMAn 18-year-old man was hospitalized after falling off of Black Rocks in Marquette Friday, Aug. 28th.  

According to a statement issued by the Marquette City Police Department, officers were dispatched along with the Marquette City Fire Department at 8:27 p.m. to Presque Isle Island to a person who had fallen off a cliff.

Police identified the man as Maxwell Hardy of Kewaskum, Wisconsin.

Police said Hardy was with his friends at the time of the incident.

NMU’s directory lists a Maxwell Hardy as a resident of West Hall.

Hardy was transported by ambulance to UP Health Systems Marquette. Hospital officials declined to comment on his condition citing patient privacy policies.

Police were assisted at the scene by the U.S. Coast Guard.