Man rescued after falling into ravine off Olympic View Drive


Crews from Snohomish County Fire District 1 and the City of Lynnwood Friday night were able to rescue an 18-year-old man who fell into a ravine at Olympic View Drive and 180th Street Southwest.

According to Fire District 1 spokeswoman Leslie Hynes, the man was about 400 feet from the road and firefighters used a rope rescue system to bring him up.

The man was transported to Harborview Medical Center but his injuries did not appear to be life-threatening, Hynes said.

One Reply to “Man rescued after falling into ravine off Olympic View Drive”

  1. The ravine formed by Perrinville Creek is quiet steep and virtually unknown to people who live here. I hope he wasn’t hurt too badly. The trail down into it, such as it is, is fairly difficult when the ground isn’t soaking wet.




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