Man falls and breaks hip while exploring ice caves

A man suffered a broken hip while visiting the ice caves.

A man has a broken hip after falling while exploring the ice caves north of Leland.

The Leelanau County Sheriff reports that the man fell about 20 feet. He suffered a broken hip but otherwise is in good condition.

The Sheriff department reminds people take extra caution when visiting the ice caves and as the sun and warmer temperatures hit the formations they may become unstable.

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