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July 29, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Climber seriously injured on Mount Stuart

The Wenatchee World

LEAVENWORTH — A winch-capable helicopter from Snohomish County was expected to rescue an injured climber on Mount Stuart today.

The man, whose name and hometown were not available, fell late Sunday night and may have broken both arms and legs, said John Wisemore, undersheriff for the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office.

The man’s partner hiked out and reported the fall about 4:30 a.m. today.

More details were not immediately available.

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