On Saturday, at 7 p.m., seven people went over the lower falls at Letchworth State Park. Five of the seven people were rescued and taken to Strong Memorial Hospital with injuries ranging from serious to minor.
Calls began coming in around 6:30 p.m. Saturday night for multiple people over the falls. NYS Police were on scene as well as the NYS Police and Wyoming County Sheriff’s
NYS Police Helicopters and Underwater Recovery Team were also being used to search for the people who fell in.
Sunday, the search has continued for the two missing male juveniles, a 9-year-old and 6-year-old, in the lower falls area of Letchworth State Park.
The New York State Park Police and New York State Police are actively continuing to search the area.
Areas near and around the lower falls at Letchworth State Park are closed at this time.