Man injured jumping from ‘Chimney Rock’ on Lake Martin Saturday

Man injured jumping from ‘Chimney Rock’ on Lake Martin Saturday
"Chimney Rock," actually named Acapulco Rock, is a popular site for boaters on Lake Martin. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

LAKE MARTIN, Ala. (WSFA) - A man was injured jumping from a popular cliff on Lake Martin Saturday.

According to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Senior Trooper Michael Carswell, a 56-year-old man sustained serious injuries when he jumped from “Chimney Rock.” Carswell said the man’s injuries are not life threatening.

People have been injured jumping from “Chimney Rock,” which is actually named Acapulco Rock, over the years. In 2014, a woman was injured jumping from the rocks.

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