Two Injured in Falls at Starved Rock

A man and woman were taken to the hospital after suffering head wounds last week.

Heading out the door? Read this article on the new Outside+ app available now on iOS devices for members! Download the app.

Two hikers were taken to the hospital with head wounds after falls last Thursday, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources reported. Witnesses said the two had traveled off-trail near Wildcat Canyon and were drinking alcohol; officials don’t think they fell from a great height.