Date of Incident

07/08/2018

Country

Scotland

Incident

Slipped on Descent route and broke leg

Lessons

None

Activity

Trad rock climbing

When

Descending

Injury

Serious injury requiring medical treatment

Causes

Slip, trip or fall

Anonymous?

Yes

Reported By

Participant

Wearing Helmets?

Yes

Rescue Services Involved?

Ambulance crews and other climbers at the crag

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