Climber falls in state park
A rock climber at Lewis and Clark State Park in Troutdale fell approximately 25 feet, hitting his head on the rock wall on Sunday, March 24.
The climber, who was wearing a helmet, was lowered to the ground by other people in the climbing party and then treated by a nurse who just happened to be in the area, according to KOIN 6 News, an Outlook media partner. The man was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Crews from the Corbett Fire District, American Medical Response, and the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office responded to the incident.
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