Elmhurst Man Has a Broken Neck After Fall at Starved Rock
He and two friends reportedly were in an unauthorized area.
Michael A. Wangler, 23, of Elmhurst is in critical condition after he broke his neck in a fall Tuesday, Aug. 30, at Starved Rock State Park, according to an article on mywebtimes.com.
Wangler was with two friends, Gregory W. Hamby and Thadius Zychowski, also from Elmhurst, who carried him out of the canyon and brought him to the hospital, TribLocal is reporting. All three were cited for entering a restricted area, the article says.
Starved Rock is about 94 miles southwest of Chicago.