2 men injured after falling from Mount Bonnell

Mount Bonnell (Eric Janzen/KXAN)
Mount Bonnell (Eric Janzen/KXAN)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A man in his 30s was hurt after falling about 15 feet from Mount Bonnell, and a second person was injured trying to help that man.

Authorities got the call shortly before 7 p.m. after a woman said her boyfriend had fallen from the top of Mount Bonnell, Austin police said.

A second man in his 20s was then injured trying to help.

Both were rescued and taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge. Their injuries were not life threatening, medics said.

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