Rainier Officials Suspend Search for Lost on Liberty Ridge

Officials have suspended the search for 50-year-old Rob Plankers on Rainier’s Liberty Ridge. He had been reported with hypothermia. There has been a snow slide in the vicinity of 13,600 feet. He earlier had been spotted on the summit.

Officials say the search was hampered because the party did not have cell phones which would have worked on Liberty Ridge.


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Hypothermia On Mainland Spain's Highest Mountain Mulhacen


THREE hikers froze to death climbing a mountain after ignoring a …
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The Brits became trapped in a -19C snowstorm on the highest peak in mainland Spain. As the three dug into a snow shelter on Saturday …
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Hypothermia Rescue on Hopper Trail on Greylock


Heather Wilson, 43, of Hartford, Conn., was rescued on Hopper Trail on Greylock suffering from hypothermia.
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Man Wearing Only Cotton Hypothermia Fatality in Alaska Range


Various sources report Steven Lynch, 54, died from hypothermia while climbing in the Alaska range.
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