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Climber falls 30-40 feet at Gate Buttress

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Climber falls 30-40 feet at Gate Buttress

By Amanda Taylor | Posted - Jun. 24, 2014 at 10:41 p.m.

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SALT LAKE CITY — A climber in Little Cottonwood Canyon has suffered a fall resulting in head injuries, police say.

Police say a 28-year-old male climber fell 30 to 40 feet at Gate Buttress in the canyon.

Authorities are on their way to the scene and have not assessed the climber's condition, but police said he has suffered head injuries.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Amanda Taylor


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