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Sheriff: teen falls down embankment in Chautauqua County

Posted at 10:12 PM, May 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-28 23:15:01-04

SILVER CREEK, N.Y. (WKBW) — A teen is recovering after falling down an embankment in Chautauqua County on Tuesday, according to the sheriff.

Chautauqua County Sheriff James Quattrone tells 7 Eyewitness News that a 14-year-old was taken to the hospital with minor injuries after falling down an embankment into a creek bed.

The sheriff's office reports the incident happened around 5:15 pm on Howard Street in the Village of Silver Creek.