Climber rescued after fall at Catoctin Mountain Park, non-life-threatening injuries


FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. (WDVM) — A climber was airlifted to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after a rescue at Catoctin Mountain Park.

The climber fell 25 feet from the rocks, into a crevice at Chimney Rock, according to Frederick County Fire and Rescue. The patient has non-life-threatening injuries.

The Guardian Hose Fire Company based in Thurmont, Maryland also assisted in the rescue and said they received a call at 2 p.m.

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