Woman Rescued At Machine Falls

Rescue personnel spent more than an hour Wednesday afternoon rescuing a young woman who had fallen from the Machine Falls in the Short Springs area. According to rescue personnel, the woman was walking along the fall and fell. Members of the Coffee County Rescue Squad, Coffee County Ambulance service, deputies from the Coffee County Sheriff’s Department and the Tullahoma Fire Department worked for nearly an hour and half to get the young woman up to the top of the falls and to a waiting ambulance. She was transported to a Manchester hospital for treatment of her injuries.