MARBLEHEAD, MASS. (WHDH) - First responders rescued a man who fell into a crevice in Marblehead on Saturday, officials said.

Firefighters responding to reports of a man who had fallen into a crevice on Ocean Avenue at 3:40 p.m. found a man who had fallen 16 feet and was too injured to get out on his own, officials said. Firefighters and other responders used ladders, ropes, harnesses and a basket to pull the man out and get him down steep terrain.

The man was taken to a Boston hospital. No other information was immediately available.

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