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majid_sabet


Dec 27, 2015, 12:03 PM
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Rappelling fatality Virgina 12/27/15
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 fall happened during a risky part of the climb, according to the Citizen-Times.

She also said there might have been a mistake with the way the rope was tied in, but noted there was no failure with the equipment.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/...l-rock-climbing.html


Gmburns2000


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majid_sabet wrote:
fall happened during a risky part of the climb, according to the Citizen-Times.

She also said there might have been a mistake with the way the rope was tied in, but noted there was no failure with the equipment.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/...l-rock-climbing.html

Damn, thatīs too bad. RIP

On the one hand Iīm glad we donīt have lots of accident reports here anymore. On the other hand, I know itīs not because there are fewer accidents. One good thing about this site were the lessons learned, however unfortunate they may have been.


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