Climber breaks arm in fall on rock in Snowdonia
- 9 December 2012
- From the section North West Wales
A man has been airlifted to hospital after falling while climbing in Snowdonia.
The climber, from Cheshire, was with a companion on Pen yr Ole Wen when he slipped on a greasy rock and broke an arm.
Ogwen Valley mountain rescue team and an RAF rescue helicopter from Valley on Anglesey were alerted to the incident at 12:45 GMT on Sunday.
The Sea King helicopter flew the man to hospital at Bangor.