climber death

1 climber dead, 2 injured in Mount Rainier rock fall

MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK, Wash. (AP) - Officials say a climber died and two others were injured in a rock fall on Mount Rainier. Mount Rainier National Park spokesman Kevin Bacher says a rescue team responded to six climbers caught in a rock fall at 10,400 feet (3,170 meters) Wednesday. He says one climber died on the mountain and two others were taken by helicopter to hospitals. The three other climbers were uninjured.