Woman Falls During 10th Annual Ouray Ice Festival

The Montrose Press reports that an ice climber fell 80 feet while climbing at the Ouray Ice Park She was airlifted to a hospital. This occurred during the 10th Annual Ouray Ice Festival but she was not part of the festival climbs. Since perhaps 1,000 people were nearby she got immediate attention. Two people have died climbing in the park in the last nine years but none during the Ice Festival.