Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Felix Joseph Kiernan Killed In Yosemite Climbing Accident

A British man has died in a rock climbing accident in Yosemite National Park in the US.

Felix Joseph Kiernan, 28, was hit by a rock on Sunday afternoon while on the East Buttress of El Capitan, a popular climbing route in the valley, the National Park Service said.

The climber, from London, was about 600ft into the route when a loose block was dislodged by his climbing partner.