Fisherman Injured in Dock Fall

A marquette man is recovering from injuries tonight after falling from a dock in chocolay township.

Officers from Chocolay Township responded to the scene just after 7pm.

The man was fishing off of a private dock when he fell into the water.

He landed on a partially submerged log, injuring his back.

Fortunately he was able to call 911 for help from the water.

The fisherman was transported to Marquette General Hospital by Marquette General EMS.