Health & Safety

July 19, 2013

Stay away – avoid falls on slippery rocks

Cochise County Sheriff Department

This photo was taken Tuesday by a member of the Cochise County Sheriff Department at Juniper Flats off State Route 80 near Bisbee after a period of heavy rainfall. Sheriff department officials urge the public to stay off rocks to avoid potential falls during monsoon season, as rocks are slippery when wet. Stay away from swollen creeks and waterfalls where sudden surges of rushing water can unexpectedly sweep people away.

 




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