Toronto man suf­fers se­ri­ous in­juries in fall

The Barrie Examiner - - NEWS -

CLEARVIEW TWP. - A Toronto man suf­fered life-threat­en­ing in­juries after a fall while climb­ing a rock face in Devil’s Glen Pro­vin­cial Park Sun­day af­ter­noon. The 38-year-old was air­lifted to a Toronto hospi­tal and is in sta­ble con­di­tion, ac­cord­ing to Huro­nia West OPP. Po­lice de­ter­mined that four mem­bers of a climb­ing club were on the rock face when the fall took place. While two were on their way down, one man fell about 30 feet when rope-se­cur­ing de­vices in rock crevices called cams did not hold, OPP said. Clearview fire­fight­ers and Sim­coe County paramedics were also on scene.

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