Walker airlifted after tumble on Crib Goch, Snowdon
- 10 August 2012
- From the section Wales
A 30-year-old hiker was airlifted to hospital with a suspected broken ankle after falling on Crib Goch, a narrow ridge on Snowdon, on Friday morning.
The man was part of a group of walkers when he tumbled a short distance, remaining conscious.
The group raised the alarm at around 07:25 BST and Llanberis mountain rescue team were called out.
A rescue helicopter from RAF Valley, Anglesey, flew him to Ysbyty Gwynedd at Bangor.