SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — One man suffered minor injuries after he fell off a cliff and into the ocean Friday afternoon at a popular San Francisco tourist spot.

Sutro Baths Rescue

San Francisco firefighers rescued a man trapped in a cave below the cliffs at Sutro Baths, Lands End, in San Francisco

Firefighters responded to a report of a person in distress at Sutro Baths at around 2:51 p.m., according to fire spokesman Jonathan Baxter.

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The man apparently fell into the water and was then swept into a cave underneath the cliff, Baxter said.

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Emergency crews arrived on scene and were able to rescue the man through a hole in the cave, using a ladder.

The victim was taken to the hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening, according to Baxter.

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