Stories tagged: rock fall
Thu., Oct. 5, 2017
A British climber who was injured last week by falling rock in Yosemite National Park that killed her husband is recovering, her family said Thursday.
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017
In the close-knit community of climbers who flock from around the world to cling to the mountainside precipices at Yosemite National Park, climbers were awed but undeterred by successive rock …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017
One person was killed Wednesday and another injured in a rock fall on the granite face of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, an official said.
Tue., April 19, 2011
MULLAN, Idaho – Longtime Silver Valley miners said if Larry “Pete” Marek survived the Friday night rockfall that trapped him 6,150 feet underground, his hydraulic drill could supply him with …