Bend man injured in Bessie Butte Cave fall
A Bend man was injured over the weekend when he fell as he was leaving the Bessie Butte Cave SE of Bend. Tyrell Bailey was with a group of friends and was exiting the cave when he fell. It took 20 volunteers from Deschutes County Search and Rescue along with crews from Bend Fire and the Forest Service to get Bailey out of the cave. He was taken to St. Charles in Bend with non-life-threatening injuries.