Mount Rainier Ranger Falls 3,700 Feet To Death

A park ranger fell about 3,700 feet to his death on Mount Rainier in Washington state Thursday during an operation to rescue four climbers.

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  • Mount Rainier ranger falls to death during rescue
    SEATTLE (Reuters) - A ranger at Mount Rainier National Park in Washington state fell over 3,000 feet to his death while trying to rescue stranded climbers who had fallen into a crevasse on the frigid mountain, park officials said on Friday. Rescuers had ...
    06/22/2012 - 3:03 pm | View Link
  • Mount Rainier ranger falls to death during rescue
    Rescuers had lifted one climber into a helicopter and were preparing to lift a second when ranger Nick Hall ... The summit of Mount Rainier is 14,410 feet above sea level. About 5,000 climbers reach the mountain's summit every year, and the mountain ...
    06/22/2012 - 12:07 pm | View Link
  • Mount Rainier ranger falls more than 3,000 feet to his death trying to rescue climbers
    LONGMIRE, Wash. — A Mount Rainier ranger slid more than 3,000 feet to his death as he helped in efforts to rescue four injured climbers who fell on a glacier, a National Park Service spokesman said. Ranger Nick Hall was helping prepare the climbers to be ...
    06/22/2012 - 9:17 am | View Link
  • Mount Rainier climbing ranger falls more than 3,000 feet to his death
    NATIONAL NEWS (CNN) — A Mount Rainier National Park climbing ranger fell more than 3,000 feet to his death Thursday while helping to rescue two climbers who had fallen into a crevasse on the mountain, the park service said. Nick Hall, 34, fell from the ...
    06/22/2012 - 7:53 am | View Link
  • Park ranger falls 3,700 feet to death during Mount Rainier rescue
    Rain and snow at Mount Rainier in Washington state on Friday were preventing a helicopter from recovering the body of a national park ranger who fell 3,700 feet to his death during the rescue of four climbers. The National Park Service identified the ...
    06/22/2012 - 4:37 am | View Link
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