MAQUOKETA CAVES: Teen Falls Off Bluff

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An Illinois teen that fell off a bluff at the Maquoketa Caves is in the hospital.

The fall happened around 11:30 a.m. Saturday morning, according to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department.

The 14-year-old boy fell about 40 feet off one of the bluffs.  Paramedics airlifted the teen to the hospital.

His condition is still unknown.