Helicopter Rescue Following 25 Foot Fall on Mount Lemmon

KVOA reports Walthand Mooseman fell 25 feet while climbing Mount Lemmon near Windy Point in Arizona.

While rock climbing, Mooseman missed a hand grip and started sliding down. Her climbing partner brought up the tension on the line. Pima County Sheriff’s Deputy Rick Sturgeon says, “However, that action caused her to fall and she hit her hip on the side of the mountain, sustianing possible hip injury, possible fracture.”

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