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Rockfall Kills One Person At Yosemite National Park

El Capitan soars over Yosemite National Park in California. A rockfall that killed one chairman and harmed another was reported on Wednesday from a site that is renouned with climbers.

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El Capitan soars over Yosemite National Park in California. A rockfall that killed one chairman and harmed another was reported on Wednesday from a site that is renouned with climbers.

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One chairman has been killed and another harmed by a rockfall from El Capitan, according to authorities during Yosemite National Park in California.

A matter says rangers are assessing a conditions though a park stays open.

“The recover indicate appears to be nearby a “Waterfall Route”, a renouned climbing track on a East Buttress of El Capitan. This is a area where Horsetail Falls flows in winter and open conditions. …

This is a climbing deteriorate in Yosemite National Park and there are many climbers on El Capitan and other climbing routes in a park.”

The Fresno Bee reports, “The rockfall was fast remarkable on a climber’s website, where one traveller described a piece of stone that gave approach and posted a print display dirt billowing.”