Climber injured in Rocky Mountain National Park fall
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) — A climber was seriously injured in a fall in Rocky Mountain National Park.
The unidentified 63-year-old man from Boulder was rescued Friday after he fell 15 to 20 feet on Hallett Peak.
The Boulder Daily Camera reports he suffered numerous serious injuries. A climbing partner and two bystanders lowered him to the ground.
Paramedics aided him while they waited for a helicopter to fly him out of the backcountry. He was transferred to another helicopter and flown to a hospital.
Information from: Daily Camera, http://www.dailycamera.com/