Man injured after Jervis Bay cliff fall

Emergency services have rescued a man who fell several metres during a rock climbing accident at Point Perpendicular in Jervis Bay.

The man was reportedly climbing near the Point Perpendicular Lighthouse on Sunday afternoon when he fell.

Emergency services arrived on scene just before 5pm.

A rescue helicopter attended the scene about 8.30pm and transported the man to Sydney's St George Hospital.

The man was treated for a possible fractured ankle and possible head injuries.

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*A previous version of this story had some incorrect details. These have been corrected.