Woman hurt after diving off Sunset Cliffs

SAN DIEGO - A woman was injured Friday afternoon after diving off a cliff at Sunset Cliffs.

The incident was reported shortly before 4 p.m. at Osprey Point.

The 52-year-old woman jumped head-first from the cliffs and hit her head on the bottom. Bystanders pulled her from the water, and lifeguards and paramedics checked on her condition.

Emergency crews airlifted the woman to a hospital.

Lifeguards told 10News the woman suffered a traumatic head injury and caution was taken in her transport because she might have neck and spinal injuries.

Lifeguards said the woman, and others at the cliffs at the time, were illegally jumping into the water.

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