Female Climber Falls Near Columbia

3 years 11 months 3 days ago August 26, 2012 Aug 26, 2012 Sunday, August 26 2012 Sunday, August 26, 2012 8:44:00 PM CDT in News
By: Kate Grumke and Mary McGuire

BOONE COUNTY - A 23-year-old female rock climber fell in Boone County Sunday night at around 9 p.m.

According to the Boone County Fire Department, the woman fell near the 4300 block of Akeman Bridge Road, which is north of Columbia. She was then transported by helicopter to University Hospital in Columbia.

KOMU-8 News has a reporter on the scene and will report the details of the accident as they become available.

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