OGLESBY — Emergency crews rescued an East Peoria man who fell and was injured Friday during a hike at Starved Rock State Park.

The Ottawa Times reported the 19-year-old was not seriously injured in the fall at Wildcat Canyon when Mark Skaggs II climbed behind the waterfall area in the canyon.

He was taken to Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru after being rescued by Utica Fire Department and Ottawa River Rescue crews. Skaggs was cited for being in a restricted area of the park.