TULARE COUNTY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — A 39-year-old man suffered major injuries after falling 100 feet near Nobe Young Creek Falls in Johnsondale Saturday, according to the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office.

Two deputies were able to locate the man and waited for helicopter assistance from California Highway Patrol.

Deputies say the man is alive and was airlifted by a CHP helicopter to a local hospital for treatment.