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Man breaks ankles when he falls in canyon

CASTLE DALE, Emery County — A man broke both his ankles Saturday when he fell about 20 feet in the Baptist Draw Canyon, located south of I-70.

Search and rescue crews used a helicopter and rappelling gear to get to the 21-year-old victim, said Emery County Sheriff's Lt. Bill Downard.

The man was taken from the scene by medical helicopter about four hours after he fell. He was treated for injuries at University Hospital in Salt Lake City.