Date of Incident
Warming up for a speed climbing route in the bouldering area and missed the hand hold. Fell 3m down onto an outstretched arm and fractured and dislocated elbow.
Be more careful and don’t make moves you’re unsure about.
Serious injury requiring medical treatment
Slip, trip or fall
Rescue Services Involved?
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