October 16, 2000

IC Student Critically Injured in Fall

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An Ithaca College (IC) student fell from the bridge on South Aurora St. at 1:41 a.m. on Saturday, the Ithaca Police Department (IPD) reported over the weekend.

After being notified of the incident, police found Kenneth J. Hubbell, 21, in the creek bed about 50 feet below the bridge, and paramedics were immediately called to the scene.

After being extricated from the creek basin, Hubbell, a senior at IC, was delivered via helicopter to the Robert Packer Memorial Hospital in Sayre, Pa. He remains listed in critical condition with severe head and internal injuries.

IPD and the Ithaca College Public Safety board deemed the fall and accident.

Archived article by Matthew Hirsch