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Boy hurt in fall from bluff at Iowa park

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CLINTON, Iowa (AP) -- A 12-year-old boy has been hurt after he fell up to 60-feet from a bluff at Eagle Point Park in Clinton.

Clinton fire officials say the boy suffered scrapes, bruises and a possible spine injuries in the fall Sunday afternoon.

They say the boy was alert when rescue crews reached him.

Police and family members of the boy watched from a lookout point on a trail overhead as crews loaded by the boy onto a backboard and took him to a hospital.

The boy's name has not been released and no other information has been made available.

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