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majid_sabet


Mar 16, 2009, 12:53 PM
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falling death of an experienced Colorado climber in Zion National Park focuses on a ascender device
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never mind, I wrote an email requesting CBS to correct their report.

http://cbs4denver.com/...limbingFatality-.xml


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vegastradguy


Mar 16, 2009, 12:57 PM
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Re: [majid_sabet] falling death of an experienced Colorado climber in Zion National Park focuses on a pulley device [In reply to]
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the authorities said that the force of the drop caused Welton's jumars to cut through the loaded haul line, causing his fall- try to keep the facts straight, majid.

http://www.rockclimbing.com/...rum.cgi?post=2102259


(This post was edited by vegastradguy on Mar 16, 2009, 1:26 PM)


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