American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Fall on Rock, Placed No Protection — New York, Shawangunks

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  • Publication Year: 1983

FALL ON ROCK, PLACED NO PROTECTION

New York, Shawangunks

A man (50) fell three meters and broke his tibia while climbing Simple Ceilings (5.5) with no protection placed. (Source: Brad Snyder)

Analysis

This is the same as the climbing accident on Wrist. (Source: J. Williamson)

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