Man falls climbing Mt. Shuksan | rescued by U.S. Navy airlift

A man was airlifted Saturday morning and taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle with multiple injuries after he took a long, tumbling fall of at least 30 to 40 feet as he and the group he was hiking with returned from a successful summit of Mount Shuksan.

The Bellingham Mountain Rescue Councils Chris Ellis, who served as one of two operations leads on the rescue, told The Bellingham Herald on Monday that an emergency locator....

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