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Man who climbed St. Augustine fort hurt in fall, police say

Victim who fell from top of Castillo de San Marcos taken to hospital

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – A man was hospitalized after falling from the top of the Castillo de San Marcos, the St Augustine Police Department said. 

Officials said the man tried to climb the historic fort around 2 a.m. Monday when he fell.

Firefighters took the man to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.     

 The man could face federal charges for trespassing at a national park. 

No other details have been released.


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