Man rescued from waters of Clifty Creek

Rescue workers pulled a man from Clifty Creek in Columbus Wednesday afternoon.

According to reports from the Columbus Fire Department, first responders were called to the 900 block of North National Road near 10th Street at just before 1 p.m. Wednesday about an injured man in the water. Columbus firefighters, along with Columbus police, Columbus Township Fire and Rescue and Bartholomew County deputies worked to rescue the man from the creek.

He was treated by Columbus Regional Health paramedics before being flown by Lifeline helicopter to an Indianapolis trauma center.

Photos courtesy of Columbus Police Department.