Drunken man rescued after fall off bridge


MAPLE VALLEY, Wash. - A man who was walking home from a party Friday morning had to be rescued after he fell off a bridge near Maple Valley.


Maple Valley firefighters were called to the bridge in the 24100 block of Highway 18 around 7 a.m. for a high-angle rescue.


Crews used ropes to retrieve the man.


Rescuers said the man was intoxicated and said he had been at a party.


His condition is not known.