Man falls off Pirate’s Cove cliff

Pirate’s Cove


A 20-year-old man suffered a head injury, but survived after falling off a Pirate’s Cove cliff in Avila Beach Saturday evening. [KSBY]

The man was knocked unconscious after falling approximately 15-20 feet off the cliff at about 5:30 p.m. He landed on rocks in the water. 

Bystanders pulled the man out of the water before medical personnel arrived at the scene. The victim was unconscious, but still breathing when Cal Fire personnel arrived.

An ambulance transported the man to the hospital. The extent of his injuries is unclear.