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Medical Rescue - Reversing Falls Bridge

File: 22-3239 

On Friday, June 3, 2022, at approximately 8:47 a.m., emergency personnel responded to a medical rescue at the Reversing Falls Bridge. 

It is reported that: 

A 33-year-old man was found injured and conscious at the bottom of a steep embankment beside the Reversing Falls Bridge. 

The man reported that he had accidentally fallen down the embankment and had been there for a number of hours.  

The Saint John Police responded along with the Saint John Fire Department, Canadian Coast Guard and Ambulance New Brunswick. 

Emergency personnel were able to rescue the man from the embankment onto the Coast Guard boat where he was brought to an awaiting ambulance and transported to hospital.  

The extent and seriousness of his injuries are currently unknown at this time. The matter is still under investigation.